2 Claymore mines recovered in Poarativu jungle
[TamilNet, Sunday, 20 April 2008, 02:02 GMT]
Special Task Force of Sri Lanka Police conducted a cordon and search operation Saturday in several areas in villages of Kaluwanchchikkudi and Poarativu in Batticaloa district following the recovery of two claymore mines on Friday evening, media sources said.
Claymore mines were found concealed in a bag lying in the jungle located close to Pourativu village.
Police said the claymore mines had been placed targeting a police patrol party along the route on that day.