Navy seizes a stock of explosives and a pressure bomb
Thursday, 07 February 2019 - 9:17
A group of sailors attached to the eastern naval command, and officers attached to the Trincomalee police apprehended a stock of explosives during a search operation conducted in the Trincomalee- Erakkandi coast.
14 non-electrical detonators, 3 water gel sticks, 4 chargers and a safety fuse of 1 and half feet was discovered, which was handed over to the Trincomalee police.
Meanwhile, a corroded pressure bomb was also discovered by a group of sailors attached to the same command, in Pulmudai – Kokilai during a raid conducted in the area which was subsequently diffused safely.