Four suspects were arrested by the CID for possessing nearly 100 kilos of explosives and 100 detonators at Lacktowatta in Wanathawilluwa, Puttalam.
Police said the explosives, detonators and several other equipments, which were buried, were recovered at a land on Wednesday.
The CID also recovered 20 liters of nitrate acid, wire codes, two firearms, a stock of ammunition, a computer, a camera and a stock of dry food. (Darshana Sanjeewa)
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