The police said that they also too into custody a van used by the suspects during the theft at the festival of the Malipuram Sri Alwar Temple. The police have arrested three Indians who were involved in stealing chains and other items from devotees at a festival of a Hindu Temple in Point Pedro.The police said that seven people were arrested and among them were five women. Among the seven arrested are two Indian women and an Indian man, the police media unit said. The police said that they recovered 20 gold chains and pendants stolen by the suspects. Further investigations are underway. (Colombo Gazette)
← Previous Story Spain and Norway are EURO Beach handball champions! Next Story → Paraguay gets bronze and a ticket for Germany 2017 From 1 to 17 December 2017, Germany will host the 23rd edition of the IHF Women’s World Championship. Overall 24 teams from Africa, Asia, Europe and Pan America will take part in the event which is set to take place in Bietigheim-Bissingen, Trier, Oldenburg, Leipzig, Magdeburg and Hamburg.With Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay, the last three teams joined the field of participants on 25 June, when the 2017 Women’s Pan American Championship came to an end. The pots for the draw on 27 June are thus completed.The pots for the event are as follows:Pot 1: Norway, Netherlands, France, DenmarkPot 2: Romania, Germany, Russia, SwedenPot 3: Serbia, Czech Republic, Spain, BrazilPot 4: Hungary, Montenegro, Slovenia, South KoreaPot 5: Angola, Japan, Argentina, ChinaPot 6: Paraguay, Tunisia, Cameroon, PolandIn accordance with the IHF regulations, the German Handball Federation has decided to assign the teams of FRA (Group A/Trier), NOR (Group B/Bietigheim-Bissingen), DEN (Group C/Oldenburg) and GER (Group D/Leipzig).Therefore the draw procedure will be as follows: Teams in pot 6 are drawn to groups A – D in row 6. Teams in pot 5 are drawn to groups A – D in row 5. Teams in pot 4 are drawn to groups A – D in row 4. Teams in pot 3 are drawn to groups A – D in row 3. Team of Germany is seeded to Group D.Remaining Teams in pot 2 are drawn to groups A/B/C in row 2. Team of France is seeded to group A. Team of Norway is seeded to group B. Team of Denmark is seeded to group C. Team of Netherland is consequently allocated to group D.The draw will take place in Hamburg, Germany on 27 June 2017 at 14:00 CEST and will be streamed live on the IHF website.