Navy recovers explosives used for illegal fishing

A group of naval personnel attached to the Eastern Naval Command recovered few explosive items hidden in a scrub, during a search carried out in the beach area of Sagarapura yesterday (11th March). During the search, 02 water gel sticks, 08 non electric detonators and 05 safety fuses were seized and the items were kept safe at the armoury of SLNS Walagamba.