The armoury of the Rakna Lanka Security Service affiliated to the Defence Ministry at the BMICH was opened for inspections today, where a number of weapons were discovered.
Earlier, the armoury was sealed following complaints to the police that the weapons belonging to the Security Services had been used illegally during the Presidential election.
The armoury was situated within the BMICH premise at the room number 2-124
Police are investigating to ascertain whether the complaints were true.
The Rakna Lanka Security service was formed under a special gazette notification to provide security for institutions under the Defence Ministry.(Darshana Sanjeewa)
Comments - 6
Ryan Tuesday, 20 January 2015 01:05 PM
I as a citizen of sri lanka hereby express my strong protest against execution of 13th amendment with holding a referndum. This is for PM to know.
dcn Tuesday, 20 January 2015 02:32 PM
Police must take action immediately for storing arms with or without permitIn a complex of an international Meeting Hall which could have been a disaster if misused especially with IS IS terrorism etc.
chandra Tuesday, 20 January 2015 02:36 PM
We should know if the complaint was false what action to be taken for errant complainer.
malkan Tuesday, 20 January 2015 03:14 PM
Those keep alert on happenings know about the floating armoury mega biz liason with Rakna Lanka.
cpw Tuesday, 20 January 2015 03:40 PM
I do not have any problem for bringing the culprits to justice, but please do not compromise our national security
suranjith lal Tuesday, 20 January 2015 03:48 PM
this is truly dangerous. how can you use international conference center to stock arms
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