SLA, SLN conduct search operation in Panku’lam

[TamilNet, Sunday, 22 November 2009, 05:51 GMT]
Sri Lanka Army (SLA) and Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) jointly conducted cordon and search in Panku’lam area Thursday in Trincomalee district following the recovery of a consignment of explosives in the Pea’raa’ru jungle. No one was taken into custody, sources in Trincomalee said.

Explosives including three hundred anti-personnel mines and Johnny fuses were found packed and buried in plastic barrels,according to claims by the armed forces.

 

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