Unidentified armed men kidnapped a Tamil businessman, Kanapathipillai Ravindran in Wellawatte on Saturday (27)Wellawatte Police OIC Deeptha Wijewickrema said yesterday. Ravindran (30) who was married for only a month was a native of Vavuniya, who arrived in Colombo about two years ago. He was operating a business venture called Friends Communication Centre opposite the Wellawatte Mosque. On the day of the incident, he had arrived at his residence at Charlemont Road after closing the communication centre for the day. Armed persons in a van had arrived at his residence in the night and kidnapped him, Police said.