Navy seizes over 100 kg of Kerala cannabis worth over Rs. 31 million arresting six suspects
Wed, Nov 11, 2020, 11:07 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Nov 11, Colombo: In separate special operations across the island, Sri Lanka Navy has seized over 106kg of Kerala cannabis and arrested six suspects, the Navy Media Unit said.
Northern Naval Command during a special search operation carried out in the beach area of Madagalthurei on Tuesday (10th November) managed to recover over 100kg of Kerala cannabis in a suspicious dinghy abandoned in fear of naval operations.
The recovered haul of Kerala cannabis, attempted to be smuggled by racketeers, was stuffed in 10 packages which were contained in four gunny sacks. Meanwhile, operations are currently underway in search of the suspects involved in this racketeering.
In a separate development, the North Central Naval Command nabbed three suspects with 5kg and 907g of Kerala cannabis made ready to be sold, during…