Tamil Diplomat

TID arrests 3 in Jaffna yesterday

The relatives of three youths have complained to Human Rights Commissions Jaffna Office that TID has arrested their relatives yesterday.

Sivalingam Kapilnath from Kokkuvil, Kengatharan Printhaban from Thirunelvely and Alex Aravinthan from Sillalai are the youths who were arrested by TID yesterday, said the HRC – Jaffna said. The youths were arrested by people who came in civils and uniform made the arrest, but no reasons were given for their arrests, they said.

these arrests were made on suspicion that they are connected with the violence that took place in the North recently and the threats made to Police officers, it was learnt.