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Jaffna Uni receive 10 'wanted' students list from police

Published 10:07 GMT

According to emerging reports from civil society activists in Jaffna, the Sri Lankan police have sent a list of 'wanted' students to the authorities at Jaffna University.

The list is reported to include 5 students from the medical faculty, and presidents of the Jaffna University Student Union, Science Union and Management Faculty.

The police have demanded that the 10 students be handed over for further investigations.

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