Navy discovers explosives in Mullivaikkal

2020-09-16 at 13:23

The Sri Lanka Navy has discovered explosives at a private development site in Mullivaikkal, Mullaitivu.

The Navy said the Eastern Naval Command discovered the explosives which are believed to have been left behind by LTTE terrorists during the humanitarian operation.

Among the recovered explosives were 45kg of TNT, 5kg of C4, seven 81mm mortars, 15 unidentified fuses, 118 expelling chargers, one claymore mine, a part of an unidentified bomb and one electric detonator.

The explosives were handed over to the Mullaitivu Police for further investigations.