Info by JMO leads to discovery of weapons, explosives

Information provided by the Judicial Medical Officer (JMO) of the Palai hospital has led to the discovery of weapons, ammunition and explosives in Palai.

The Terrorist Investigations Division (TID) recovered an AK-47 firearm, 2 magazines, 120 rounds of live ammunition, 11 hand grenades and 10kg of the PE 10 explosive from the Karandiya area in Palai.

The JMO of the Palai hospital was arrested last week over alleged terrorism links.

The Police said that the JMO was arrested by the Army on suspicion.