Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Woman arrested with explosives

A woman was arrested with .5 kgs of C-4 explosives concealed in a bag at the Omanthai entry/exit point yesterday, the military said.

They said she was nabbed when she was accompanying her elderly grand mother for admission to the Vavuniya general hospital after their arrival from un-cleared areas in Mullaitivu.

Both these suspects from Gnanimadam, Pooneryn area had been brought to the entry/exit point by ICRC officials in their shuttle van, since the 84-year old elderly woman was sick, feeble and not able to walk. Full Text