Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said that the Terrorism Investigation Division has been questioning a senior leader of a LTTE international network Kapilan alias Nandagopan.
Nandagopan believed to be the second in command of the LTTE Nediyawan faction.
Peerinbanayagam Sivapalan alias Nediyawan faction is one of the two groups which are responsible for the LTTE’s international monetary operations.
Nandagopan has been in charge of the operations of the activities in the South East Asian region.
During the questioning, it is revealed that Nandagopan has also joined the LTTE international propaganda while operating abroad.
Nandagopan was detained by Malaysian authorities when he attempted to fly for the UK on a fake passport and later Sri Lankan authorities intervened to get him deported to Sri Lanka.
Later Nandagopan was arrested on his arrival at the Katunayake International Airport on the 6th of March.