LTTE weapons haul recovered in North and East
Explosives and uniforms among them:
The Army and Police Special Task Force (STF)
seized a haul of weapons in the North and East during search and
clear operations Saturday. The troops continuing the search and
clear operations in Mullaitivu, Kumulamunai, Iranamadu, Kanchilamadu,
Killinochchi, Paranthan, Palai, and Adampan recovered four anti
personnel mines, 17, 60mm mortar bombs, five 81 mm mortar bombs,
seven unidentified bombs, eight hand grenades, 11 claymore mines,
one booby trap and 11, 120 mm mortar bombs, an Army official said.
Five with counterfeit notes arrested
Kekirawa Police arrested five suspects on
Saturday with counterfeit notes of Rs 2,000, Rs 1,000 and Rs. 500
denominations totalling all Rs 86,000. Police Spokesman SP
Prishantha Jayakody told the Daily News that the fake notes had been
printed by two women in Mahawa and Talawa.