Sep 14, 2017

Death of 2 Jaffna Uni. students: 5 policemen granted bail!

The Jaffna High Court had granted bail to five police officers who were remanded over the killing of two university students attached to the Jaffna University.

Bail was granted by Jaffna High Court Judge M. Illancheliyan.

The two university students were found dead under suspicious conditions on October 20, 2016 in the Jaffna-Kokkuvil area while they were travelling on a motorcycle. The two victims had gunshot injuries on their body.

Therefore, a Sub Inspector and four other policemen attached to the Jaffna Police were taken into custody, in connection with this killing.