Two arrested with 1.1 kilos of cocaine worth Rs. 20mn

7 December 2016 10:49 am - 1     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

Two persons were arrested with 1.1 kilos of cocaine worth Rs. 20 million by the Excise Department officials in Avissawella this morning.

Commissioner General of Excise L.K.G. Gunawardena said the suspects were arrested following a raid carried out near the Thalduwa Bridge in Avissawella.

He said the arrested suspects, aged 25 and 34 were being questioned to arrest more suspects involved with the smuggling.(Darshana Sanjeewa)

  Comments - 1

  • andycap Wednesday, 07 December 2016 12:30 PM

    Unchecked Containers that were released??


Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment




The 20th Amendment Bill Lest We Forget

Strident calls were repeatedly made from many quarters for the 19th Amendment

Public transport 'side-laned'?

“Miss, mantheeru neethiya nisa api bus passen yanna one. Ithin drop eka par

Land acquisitions in Hanthana and Knuckles Mountain ranges

Sri Lankans will soon lose their opportunity to boast about the rich biodiver

Wanathawilluwa forest clearance: Whodunit?

Days after the Anawilundawa Ramsar Wetland, situated in Puttalam District, ma