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Heroin worth Rs.90 mn found floating in the sea

12 May 2017 03:45 pm - 6     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A parcel containing 9.3 kilos of heroin worth more than Rs.90 million was found floating in the sea, some eight nautical miles off Kankesanthurai, by the Navy.

The navy personnel who had spotted the parcel had brought it ashore and found that it contained heroin.

It was handed over to the Police for further investigation.

  Comments - 6

  • ceylon Friday, 12 May 2017 04:38 PM

    may be this might go to market again next month.what happened to the tons of kudu taken to police custody during last ten years or so . via DM Android App

    Appu Friday, 12 May 2017 04:56 PM

    We probably no.1 now at least from drugs via DM Android App

    Amila Friday, 12 May 2017 05:04 PM

    well done Navy. Great job

    Kudu Mudalali Friday, 12 May 2017 06:54 PM

    When the abundance of heroin in the country (having very high street values) has become so extensive, I wonder whether that could convert into our latest re-export item to earn much needed foreign exchange. Who knows, it might become our No 1 (re) export earner !!!

    anniyan Saturday, 13 May 2017 09:49 AM

    Great job. However during last couple of months, large quantity of drugs found, now where are they? Is it with government officials or sold to market.

    Kudu Lal Sunday, 14 May 2017 11:17 AM

    Catch me if you can...

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