Jaffna civilians help track down Tigers
Civilians in the North and the East are increasingly
joining hands with the Security Forces to combat LTTE terrorism and to
prevent Tiger attacks which would cause civilian casualties. Following a
tip-off given by a civilian, Security Forces recovered a haul of weapons
including five suicide belts and anti tank mines, military sources said.
Van with 206 gelignite sticks seized
A van transporting 206 gelignite sticks was
apprehended by Kalpitiya police in the wee hours of yesterday.