Arrested

Three persons were arrested on a charge of cheating Sri Lankan refugees to the tune of Rs.12 lakh here on Saturday.

The arrested were Suganthan and Ramesh Kumar of Mandapam in Ramanathapuram district and Arun of Madurai.

Police said Arun who got acquainted with Manoranjithan, a Sri Lankan refugee in Pudhupatti refugee camp near Batlagundu, told Mathiyazhagan, brother of Manoranjithan, that he would help him and other refugees go to Australia.

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