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* Three more accomplices of NTJ leader Saharan arrested
Thu, Aug 15, 2019, 08:39 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Aug 15, Colombo: The Police today arrested another three active members of the banned organizations National Thowheed Jammath (NTJ) and the Jamathei Millathu Ibrahim (JMI) in Ampara.

The Police Media Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekara said the three suspects had undergone training under the NTJ leader and suicide bomber Mohammed Saharan in the Nuwara Eliya and Hambanthota camps.

A group of officers of the Ampara Police Station had carried out the arrest based on the information from the State Intelligence Service and the instructions of the Police Superintendent of the Ampara Police Division.

The three suspects identified as Mohammed Thasim Mohamed Akil alias Abu Sulaiman, Hisbullah Khan Husni Ahmed alias Abu Hamda and Abdul Halim Mohamed Himaz alias Abu Miptha are residents of the Mawanella area.


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