The Police reported that a large quantity of weapons were recovered near Yan – Oya Bridge on the Horowapoththana – Aluthoya road.
Kepitigollawa STF had received an information that some are being found packed in a bag. The STF who sped to the said area started a search operation in the town. During the search operation they have found a number of T56 rounds,T56 LMG rounds, parts of T56 rifles and LMG drum magazines were recovered.
The recovered items had been handed over to the police and that they will be produced at the Kepitigollwa courts, the police said.