Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Powerful claymore mines found in Colombo

Eighteen claymore mines each weighing 7.5 kgs and hidden in a garage at Lucas Road in Thotalanga, Grandpass were recovered by the Army this evening (May 13), says police.

Grandpass Police said that some suspects were taken into custody for questioning from the garage located at Lucas Road, adjacent to Thotalanga, where large number of people viewed the annual Vesal pandal.

Further investigations are continuing.