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T-56 live ammo found at M’mulla Garbage dump

12 September 2018 06:01 pm - 1     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Army personnel, who were engaged in a development work near the Meethotamulla Garbage dump had recovered a stock of T-56 live ammunition, the Police said.

In total there were 340 rounds of T-56 ammunition, they said.

No one was arrested over the incident.

The recovered ammunition would be produced before the Hulftsdorp Magistrate’s Court tomorrow. (Thilanka Kanakarathna)

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  • Lal Wednesday, 12 September 2018 06:32 PM

    The build up of gas in garbage dumps mean the entire dumps can explode if a bullet accidentally ignited

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