|Navy recovers 500 conch shells
The Naval intelligence team attached to SLNS Vijaya
– Kalpitiya in the North Western Naval area, on
information received, recovered a haul of conch
shells on August 25, 2010.
The haul consists of about 500 conch shells safely
packed in sacks and hidden inside scrubs in the
Sinnagunduwa area of the Baththalangunduwa island in
Kalpitiya lagoon. The recovered items were handed
over to the assistant Director of Fisheries
(Puttalam) for further investigations.