Tamil Diplomat

Youth arrested on suspicion beaten with sand filled S-Lon pipe by Manipay police

The Opposition Leader   Thavarasa complained yestrday at the Civil Security Meeting held at District Secretariat Jaffna, Manipay police had beaten a youth arrested on suspicion because he did not had NIC with him was beaten with sand filled S-Lon pipe and that 6 of the Manipay police should be dismissed.

This youth had been beaten because he had asked why they had been arrested, and this is a severe Human

rights violation, Mr.Thavarasa said.. He also said the youth were released after he contacted the DIG.