The court has remanded 17 LTTE suspects who had come to cause destruction in Colombo till the 15th of next month. The suspects had been in hiding in Colombo.
Investigations have revealed that the suspects had been involved in numerous terrorist activities carried out between Colombo and Chilaw during the past. Several locations in Colombo were searched on information received during the war. The CID report presented to the Colombo Magistrate’s Court said that they were arrested during these search operations.