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Further information on UA 94/92 (ASA 37/04/92, 20 March) - Sri Lanka: "disappearance" / fear of extrajudicial execution: Thuraisamy Rajalingam, Sinnathamby Vinayagamoorthy, Kasubathy Wijayakumar, Kanapathipillai Chandrakumar, Nagalingam Sundarsan, Shantha

, Index number: ASA 37/008/1992


EXTERNAL (for general distribution) AI Index: ASA 37/08/92
Distr: UA/SC
14 May 1992
Further information on UA 94/92 (ASA 37/04/92, 20 March 1992) -
"Disappearance"/Fear of extrajudicial execution
SRI LANKA:Thuraisamy Rajalingam
Sinnathamby Vinayagamoorthy
Kasubathy Wijayakumar
Kanapathipillai Chandrakumar
Nagalingam Sundarsan
Shanthalingam Komaleswaran
Mailvaganam Selvarajah
Manikkam Sivendren
Arumainathan Thavarajah
Murugapathy Pathmanathan
Viramuthu Thaya
Murugeshapillai Rathinam
Periyathamby Nadarajah
Sinnathamby Sivanandarajah
Amnesty International was informed in a letter dated 6 May 1992, from the
Secretary of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry into Involuntary Removal
of Persons, that "the arrests and detention of these 14 persons are under
investigation". The Secretary also promised to keep Amnesty International
informed of the progress in the investigations.
No further action is required. Thanks to all those who sent appeals.

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