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Cabinet nod to procure more x-ray machines for BIA

20 August 2019 - 55   - 0

Cabinet approval has been granted to import x-ray scanners to detect explosives upon a proposal put forward by Minister Arjuna Ranatunga today (Aug 20).

These x-ray scanners are to be installed at the Bandaranaike International Airport and the Colombo Harbour in a bid to prevent explosives being smuggled into the country.

(Reporting by Damith Wickramasekara)

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