Four claymore mines recovered in Mannar - SLA, SLN
[TamilNet, Friday, 30 December 2005, 10:18 GMT]
Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) troopers recovered two Claymore mines and Sri Lanka Army (SLN) soldiers recovered two more Claymore mines Thursday in Mannar according to the Police in Mannar. The mines were tied to trees, sources added.
A group of Sri Lanka Navy personnel had recovered two Claymore mines at Sunny Village along Mannar-Thalvupadu road Thursday morning around 8.30 a.m.
A group of soldiers of the Sri Lanka Army recovered two more live claymore mines tied to a tree at 47th milepost on the Madawachchi-Mannar-Talaimannar main road Thursday morning around 9 a.m., Police said.