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Saturday, 21 July 2012 - 10:20
Mortar rounds recovered from the Nachchaduwa Tank
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The police have recovered 3 mortar rounds and an anti personal mine from the Anuradhapura – Nachchaduwa tank’s bed.

The Thirappane police stated that a youth had spotted the ordnance in the dry bed of the tank and informed the police.

The explosives were extricated by the bomb squad of the Anuradhapura – Ulukkulama police special task force.

The police suspect that the mortar rounds would have been thrown in to the tank while it was full of water.

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