Batticaloa court further remands 61 suspects arrested over NTJ links

A court in Batticaloa today further remanded 61 suspects arrested over alleged links to the banned National Thowheeth Jama’ath (NTJ).

The 61 suspects were arrested following the Easter Sunday attacks in April this year.

The suspects were produced before the court today and further remanded till 28 February.

The suspects were suspected of receiving arms training prior to the arrest.