United States Virginia change
Sri Lanka Breaking News
Sri Lanka parliament
vivalankaSri Lanka newsSri Lanka businessSri Lanka sportsSri Lanka technologySri Lanka travelSri Lanka videosSri Lanka eventssinhala newstamil newsSri Lanka business directory
vivalanka advertising
Stay Connected
Popular Searches
T20 World Cup
Sponsored Links
Sri Lanka Explorer

More explosives and weapons unearthed

Jun 19, 2010 11:02:53 AM - itnnews.lk

A haul of weapons and explosives were recovered in Vellamullivaikkal and several other areas.

Operations have been accelerated to search for explosives and weapons buried by the LTTE terrorists. 31 anti-personal mines, two 130 milimeter artillery shells, five 81 milimeter mortars, 114 RPGs, eight live booby traps, one T-56 firearm, an LTTE travelling bag and explosives were recovered by the troops.

Meanwhile the Army Media Centre said that the troops engaged in de-minning, recovered 207 anti –personnel mines and an 81 milimeter mortar.