A former militant , Rasanayagam Sarvananthan (Aged 48) a father of 04 children, had surrendered to the Kilinochchi Police claiming links to the murder of two policemen at Vavunativu.
Two policemen on duty at the Vavunativu had been shot dead in the early hours of Day before yesterday and their weapons had been taken away by the murderers.
A search carried out near the home of the above militant had made him surrender to the Kilinochchi police saying that he is connected to the double murder. Action has been taken to obtain statement from him. Declining offer any information on the arrest, the police said that information will be given out only after the inquiries are completed, but they said that the arrested person is to be produced before the Kilinochchi Courts.
Further inquiries had been handed over to the Criminal Investigation Department.