Rock discovered atop roof in Dickwella given ‘police security’

Rock discovered atop roof in Dickwella given ‘police security’

By Keshala Dias

21 Oct, 2017 | 3:42 pm

A piece of rock suspected to be that of a meteor, was discovered this morning on the roof of a house in Dickwella, Matara.

Police said the discovery was made based on information given by residents of the house.

Police said the Arthur C. Clarke Centre on Modern Technology and Geological Survey and Mines Bureau have been informed about the discovery.The piece of rock suspected to be a meteor has been given police security.

A suspected meteor fell into deep sea off Matara, last Wednesday.