Lankan Tamil terrorist caught in Tamil Nadu

August 5th, 2008 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS  


Chennai, Aug 5 (IANS) A Sri Lankan Tamil terrorist was arrested Tuesday with contraband mobile phones that are able to trigger explosions, an official said. The suspect, K. Selvam, was remanded in judicial custody Tuesday afternoon by a local court.

The number of Sri Lankans arrested with terror attack equipments, including electronic detonators, fuel, bomb components, during the past one week has gone up to six with Selvam’s arrest.

The arrested Sri Lankans include Thambianna alias Daniel, a senior operative of the banned Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam.

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