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Sri Lankan Tamil married father arrested for exposing in UK

Sri Lankan Tamil married father arrested for exposing in UK

Devadas Ronald-Uthayakumar openly touched himself twice in front of horrified travellers on the Metropolitan Line, magistrates were told. Prosecutor Stella Waata said the 48-year-old boarded a train shortly before 10pm on March 20 2015. “Mr Uthayakumar got onto the train and sat opposite the complainant” she said. “He placed a bag on his lap and […]

7 Sri Lankan Tamil deny murder and mass axe brawl in UK

7 Sri Lankan Tamil deny murder and mass axe brawl in UK

All seven men who have been charged with murder and violent disorder following a mass armed brawl in a Mitcham car park entered not guilty pleas via video link at the Old Bailey this morning. Neel Croos, also known as Justin Croos and Adhavan Thanabalasingham, 26, died after suffering serious head injuries during the fight, […]

Sri Lankan Tamil boss jailed for raiding his own shop in UK

Sri Lankan Tamil boss jailed for raiding his own shop in UK

A shopkeeper who faked an armed robbery to cover up his theft of £13,000 from the till has been jailed – after his store’s CCTV system recorded him plotting the charade. Rasadhurai Raguvannan, 36, and his employee Sathiyanathan Kanagasabai, 35, claimed three thugs raided their shop and post office armed with a handgun and a […]

UK: Sri Lankan Tamil girl groped in lift

UK: Sri Lankan Tamil girl groped in lift

UK, London: A man was arrested after he allegedly groped a 19-year-old Sri Lankan Tamil girl in the lift of her building, the London Criminal Court heard. “I got off the bus and entered the building. I got into the lift and suddenly a man entered it after me. As we were alone in the […]

Sri Lankan Tamil on trial for video recording women on mobile in UK

Sri Lankan Tamil on trial for video recording women on mobile in UK

London, UK: A Sri Lankan Tamil sales executive allegedly filmed women in a Tesco supermarket by passing his mobile phone underneath their dress without their knowledge, the Old Bailey Criminal Court heard. On November 20, the supermarket’s assistant security manager, noticed via CCTV a man sitting at the shoe corner behind a woman who was […]

Sri Lankan Tamil taxi driver arrested for Sexual assault in UK

Sri Lankan Tamil taxi driver arrested for Sexual assault in UK

Southall, UK: 28-year-old Sri Lankan Tamil taxi driver was arrested after sexually assaulting several women who were passengers in his car, police in the United Kingdom said. Siva M of Southall, was sentenced to serve four years in jail after being convicted of sexually assaulting 5 women. According to the police investigation, Mr Siva took […]

Sri Lankan Tamil wife killed over a mobile phone in Italy

Sri Lankan Tamil wife killed over a mobile phone in Italy

Italy, Rome: A Sri Lankan Tamil husband has admitted murdering his young wife because he suspected she was cheating on him ‘Rome corriere della sera’ reported. According to reports, the husband had asked his 24-years-old wife so many times not to use mobile phone but she ignored his advice and continued using it secretly. Preliminary […]

PARIS ATTACK: No Sri Lankan Tamil among casualties

PARIS ATTACK: No Sri Lankan Tamil among casualties

No Sri Lankan Tamil has been identified yet among the casualties of the deadly Paris terror attacks, Sri Lankan embassy tweeted on Saturday. Today morning Sri Lankan embassy in Paris has told us that there has been no report of any Sri Lankan Tamils death or injury in the deadly Paris attacks on Friday night. […]