Two LTTE cadres surrendered to the police station Uppuweli around 5.30 on Tuesday (July 15) evening. The surrendees told the police that they had escaped from an LTTE camp in the Kuchchaweli area.
Two surrendees have been identified as M.D. Mohan, aged 28, and B. Pardeepan, aged 22. Police said that both suspects were residents of Sampur area.
The surrendees further told the police that they had decided to surrender realizing the inevitable defeat that the terrorist outfit is going to suffer at the hands of the security forces. Also, they had expressed their desire to return their hometown now liberated from the LTTE terrorists.
Uppuweli police conducts further investigations.