Police media spokesmen Ruwan Gunasekara says that search operations are continuing island wide. Many illegal items have been found. Schools have been given maximum security. An extensive investigation will be conducted about the assistant education director who was arrested recently for his links with ISIS. The Police media spokesmen said that the suspect is in remand at present.
Air Force Media Spokesman Group Captain Gihan Senevirathne said that a programme has been arranged to allow undisturbed passage of bag and baggage for the passengers who travel to and from the airport.
The Navy and the Police have arrested a person in Wettilaikerny area with 6 detonators and 2 switches. The items were hidden in his garden. Navy media spokesman Lt. Commader Isuru Sooriyabandara said that the person who do not support the security forces for search operations will be strictly dealt with under the emergency regulations.