Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka seeks Interpol's assistance to nab overseas LTTE leaders
Sun, Apr 13, 2014, 07:18 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Apr 13, Colombo: The Sri Lankan law enforcement authorities will seek Interpol's assistance to nab the LTTE leaders operating from foreign countries to revive the defunct terrorist outfit in the island, police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohan has said.

Investigations have revealed that the three LTTE operatives, who were recently killed in a clash with the army in the North, were functioning under the instructions of Europe-based LTTE leaders Nediyawan and Vinayagam who were preparing the ground for another armed struggle.

Police media spokesman has said that an Interpol red notice has already been issued to arrest Vinayagam and an arrest warrant would also be obtained from courts for Nediyawan.

The government on April 01 banned the LTTE and 15 other Tamil diaspora groups that are alleged of having terror links and involved in reviving the terrorist movement in the country.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Investment promotion agency promotes Sri Lanka to German investors in Mumbai
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Stock Exchange sees significant price appreciation of stocks this year
-- [6 hours ago]
Fitch rates Sri Lanka's USD bond 'BB-(EXP)' ratings
-- [6 hours ago]
President makes an inspection visit to J.R. Jayawardene Centre
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lankan engineer kidnapped in Nigeria released
-- [8 hours ago]
Opposition to bring no-confidence motion against Sri Lankan PM on June 9
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lankan government appoints a special committee to study continuation of Colombo port city project
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's cabinet postpones final decision on electoral reforms bill for next meeting
Sri Lanka Development Bonds issue oversubscribed to US$ 338 million
Sri Lanka's Bank of Ceylon starts year with Rs.4.4 billion PBT in 1Q 2015

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.