A stock of military items including hand grenades, live ammunition, and explosives was found in a house of a former LTTE member in Kilinochchi, police said.
They said that initially the 36-year-old former LTTE member was arrested with a T-56 weapon and later when his house was searched, the following military items were found. The suspect’s wife and sister were also taken into police custody.
Several types of hand grenades - 5
A stock of C-4 explosives
Several types of live ammunition - 230
Automatic rifle -1
Magazine - 1
Detonator - 62
Mobile phones - 4
T-shirt with slain LTTE chief Prabhakaran - 4