The Colombo Magistrate’s Court permits the CID to detain and interrogate the Tamil National who raised funds for the LTTE.
The suspect had been raising funds in other countries for the revival of terrorist outfit. He had been arrested in Indonesia and deported to Sri Lanka. The CID nabbed the suspect at the Katunayake International Airport. Submitting a report to Courts, the CID had said that the suspect is reported to have transported civilians to Australia illegally through multi-day trawlers. The CID further intimated to Courts that the funds collected in this manner had been used for the revival of the tiger outfit.