Police recovers 10 kg claymore mine in Kandy

[TamilNet, Monday, 05 May 2008, 11:17 GMT]
Sri Lanka Police and Sri Lanka Army in a joint operation recovered a claymore mine weighing 10 kg from a house in Digana, a village located in Teldeniya police division in Kandy district, Sunday evening, media sources said.

A tip-off from a local villager led to the search operation, police said.

A woman occupant of the house was also taken into custody for interrogation.

Her identity whether she is Tamil or Sinhalese has not been revealed to media. She is being detained at Teldeniya police station, sources said.

 

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