The police have uncovered explosives and weapons from a house of a an ex-LTTE militant in Kilinochchi, the Police Media 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