Jan 21, 2019

Another LTTE member arrested with weapons

A rehabilitated ex-LTTE cadre had been arrested by the security forces in the Killinochchi, Palai area with a stock of ammunition and two guns.

The arrested 40-year-old suspect had been arrested in the Palai, Karanthai area by the Vavuniya TID officers.

Two guns, around 150 ammunition and several other weapons were seized from the suspect in the raid carried out by the TID officers based on a tip-off received.

The TID is carrying out further investigations.

Madawa Kulasooriya- Vavuniya Corr.