RAMANATHAPURAM: The ‘Q’ branch police on Thursday arrested two persons, including a Sri Lankan, and seized 2000 batteries.

Sources said Mathan Kumar alias Regi, son of Yogaraja of Chettikulam near Vavuniya and Mohamed Kasim, son of Mohamed Ali of Pamban, were waiting for a boat to load the consignment when they landed in the police net on the Mandapam shore. Regi was an inmate of a refugee camp in Coimbatore district. — Staff Reporter

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