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Police uncover explosives in house of ex-LTTE militant

The police have uncovered explosives and weapons from a house of a an ex-LTTE militant in Kilinochchi, the Police Media said.

Grenades, a T-56 rifle, several rounds of live ammunition, t-shirts with the face of slain LTTE leader Prabhakaran and other military items were seized from the location.

The police have apprehended the the ex-LTTE militant, his mother and sister following the raid.

The arrest was made after an officer of the Serunuwara army camp received a tip-off in this regard.