Tamil Diplomat

Seven people arrested over ‘pasting posters’

Seven individuals have been arrested yesterday  for allegedly pasting of a stock of posters illegally in relation to the upcoming general elections in the northern province in Mandaitheevu, Kayts.

According to the police, a small lorry belonging to the suspects had also been taken into police custody.

They added that more than 2000 posters were found in the suspects’ possession. The suspects are said to have been released on a surety bail after being produced before courts.