Weapons found in a well at Madatugama – Kekirawa

Thursday, 09 May 2019 - 12:12


A sword and a knife hidden in a well in the village of Madatugama in Kekirawa were found during a special search by the Army yesterday (08) evening.

Our Correspondent said that this sudden search operation was carried out by the Army on information received from a Muslim national of the area that weapons were hidden in a well in Samagi Mawatha, Madatugama.

It is reported that the well where weapons were discovered had been built by a certain Islamic Religious organization.

Subsequent to removing water from the well using a water motor, a search was made at the bottom of the well when the Army succeeded in discovering the sword and the knife.

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