Indian tourists detained for violating visa regulations

India passportFour Indian tourists have been detained for violating local visa regulations, the police media unit said today.

The police said that the four Indians had been arrested in Kalpitiya by the navy and police.

The police said that the four tourists had been selling items to the public in Kalpitiya when they were arrested.

According to the police, all four Indians are from Tamil Nadu.

Local visa laws prevent tourists from engaging in business activities while in the country on a tourist visa. (Colombo Gazette)