Cache of weapons unearthed in Omanthai

26 August 2016 03:41 pm - 3     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A cache of weapons said to belong to the LTTE was unearthed at Palamottei in Omanthai, Police said.

The weapons were found while the owner was clearing the abandoned land with the use of a backhoe.

Thirty light machine guns (LMG) and several Multi-Purpose Machine Guns (MPMG) were among the weapons that were recovered. (Romesh Madushanka)


Video by Wanni Romesh Madushanka

  Comments - 3

  • Martin Friday, 26 August 2016 04:38 PM

    In Europe, every day they find bombs and weapons of the Second World War ... so expect more to be found from LTTE as well.

    Wiggy Friday, 26 August 2016 04:56 PM

    why army has hidden weapons? remove all army camps from North

    Dee Friday, 26 August 2016 05:07 PM

    Oh. The war was won noh?

Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment

Murder most foul

Sixty-one years ago on September 25, 1959 Solomon West Ridgeway Dias Bandaran

What went wrong in Kandy?

Tragedy struck when a five-storey building caved in and collapsed, killing a

The 20th Amendment Bill Lest We Forget

Strident calls were repeatedly made from many quarters for the 19th Amendment

Public transport 'side-laned'?

“Miss, mantheeru neethiya nisa api bus passen yanna one. Ithin drop eka par