Police men who had gone in uniform by a jeep had assaulted a Tamil Youth in Colombothurai who was trying to take his auto into his house. He was hit with a pistol butt twice and was assaulted held with a wall. He was admitted to Jaffna Teaching Hospital and had made a complaint with the Hospital Police.
This incident had occurred in Colombathurai at AV road, around 9.p.m., and K.Kodsun( 28years), was hit on the head with a pistol butt, by a Tamil policeman. When he had asked as to why he is being assaulted, no answer was given but, he was threatened that he will be arrested and the auto will be taken into custody and taken to police Station.