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* Sri Lanka police CID rescues abducted four-year-old boy
Fri, Aug 1, 2014, 11:45 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Aug 01, Colombo: A special investigative team of Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of Sri Lanka police has rescued the four-year-old boy abducted by a gang of armed men on Sunday.

The Police Spokesman Senior Superintendent of Police Ajith Rohana told local media that the child, Danindu Yasen Lankanath Kumara Ekanayake, was rescued by a CID team from the Galgamuwa area Friday evening.

The child was not harmed, the police said.

On Monday, four armed men wearing face masks had entered the parents' house and kidnapped the child after stabbing the parents.

The main opposition United National Party (UNP) yesterday urged the government to take immediate steps to rescue the child.

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