A total number of 13 suspects including two women were arrested along with 128 kg of ice (Crystal methamphetamine) substance by the officers of the Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB) so far since April 10, police spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana said.
He said a man was taken on April 10 from the Wattala area with 113 kg of ice and 101 g of heroin.
On the following day (11) six suspects including two women were arrested by the PNB officers along with 15 kg of ice at the Niwandama area in the Ja-Ela area.
On April 12, five suspects were apprehended with 110 kg of ice following a raid conducted at Rathgahawatta in the Sapugaskanda police area,
Yesterday (15), the PNB officers have arrested a 28-year-old man with 2 kg and 433 g of ice at Hunupitiya in Wattala.
The police spokesman said the people who are willing to provide tip-off to eradicate drug menace from the country, to contact the police information centre via emergency telephone No. 1997.
He also said, based on the successful tip-off, the police will reward the informant. (Chaturanga Samarawickrama)
Once again Nandasena has failed. Where is his intelligence gangs to stop the crap from getting into Sri Lanka? Are they on his lap? What has Mr. Pussa got to say?
Ronnie Bugger Friday, 16 April 2021 10:44 AM
What the heck is happening to all those seized drugs in the past few months. Too many ex-military persons are like too many cooks spoiling the soup. There was a rumor that a small sample will be retained and all the rest will be destroyed, is it happening or apart from the sample is the entire bulk is leaving through the back door.
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