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Mason nabbed with 3.2Kg of heroin

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By Darshana Sanjeewa Balasuriya  

A mason who was riding on a motorcycle was arrested by officers of the Organised Crime Division with 3.2kg of heroin during a special raid in Piliyandala on Tuesday night.  

Police Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana said the suspect was produced before the Kesbewa Magistrate seeking a 7-day detection order in terms of the provisions of the dangerous drugs ordinance, to conduct further investigations.  


The suspect was identified as a 47-year-old resident of Piliyandala. 

 
It was revealed that this drug trafficking has been manipulated by a prominent drug trafficker ‘Badowita Asanka’ who is in remand custody.  


“We are conducting anti-narcotics operations quite relentlessly to apprehend the drug traffickers and peddlers. Public can also alert the police through 118, 119 and 1997,” DIG Rohana said. 

 

  • This has been manipulated by ‘Badowita Asanka’ who is in remand custody

 

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