The Peradeniya Police said yesterday (11), that Army Intelligence officers recovered 35 live bullets and a gun hidden near the Gannoruwa Bridge in Peradeniya.
Following a tip off from Army Intelligence, the ammunition and firearm was recovered and turned over to Peradeniya Police’s custody.
According to the Peradeniya Police, among them were eighteen bullets fired from a M06 Armored Machine Gun (AMG), seven T56 bullets fired from a Self Loading Rifle (SLR), and five bullets fired from FN rifles.
Peradeniya Police are conducting additional investigations.
By Naalir Jamaldeen