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21 August 2013 06:30 am - 3     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A man said to be a TV artiste and singer was arrested last night on charges of having in his possession 151 counterfeit notes each of the 1000-rupee denomination, Mahargama police said.

The suspect told police that a person known to him had been asked by a remand prisoner to collect a parcel from a boutique in Kurunegala town and that they had gone there and collected the parcel as advised by the remand prisoner.

Police are on the lookout for the other suspect. (Muditha Dayananada)

  Comments - 3

  • kit udugama Wednesday, 21 August 2013 08:10 AM

    I need some Rs. 50 notes to go to the marakat to buy some Vegetable? can you help me?

    kit udugama Wednesday, 21 August 2013 08:11 AM

    Is this a part of a Tele drama or real ?

    Suq Madique Wednesday, 21 August 2013 11:03 AM

    This is real life drama. Can't wait for the episode when he's sent to jail.

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