Troops regain Mannar Rice Bowl
120 Sq Km of fertile territory falls to the Army:
The 58 Division of the Sri Lanka Army operating
on the Mannar front yesterday successfully completed operation ‘Rice
Bowl’ after capturing over 120 square kilometres including 105
square kilometres of the most fertile land in the country.
Ammunition found in HRC vehicle
Police yesterday recovered twenty rounds of T-56
ammunition and a hand grenade from a vehicle belonging to the Jaffna
branch of the Human Rights Commission.