Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

Massive Stocks of Ammo Recovered

MULLAITTIVU: ARMY troops continued their search and clear operations in the general areas of VELLAMULLIVAIKKAL, PUTUMATTALAN and PUTHUKKUDIYIRIPPU during Saturday (30) and recovered 120kg of C-4 high explosives, one claymore mine weighing about 5 kg,  one 9 mm pistol, One hundred and four  T-56 weapons, six modified T-56 weapons, twenty-five I-com sets, two I-com base stations, one 152 mm artillery barrel, one 130 mm trail, two tripods, four T-81 weapons, one Light Machine Gun (LMG), six 40 mm grenade launchers, eight 12.7 weapon tripods,  three Rocket Propelled Grenade (RPG) launchers, six unidentified weapons, four Multi Propose Machine Guns (MPMG), one 12.7 mm weapon, one sniper gun, five anti personnel mines, one thousand and five hundred  (1500) 81 mm mortar fuses, twenty claymore cases, four Improvised Explosive Devices (IED), fifteen pressure mine cases,  eighty thousand (80000) 9 mm ammunition, thirty thousand nine hundred and ninety-two (30992) 0.38 mm ammunition, one hundred two thousand and forty (102040) 5.50 ammunition and forty-two thousand  (42000) non electric detonators from those areas.