Tuesday, 21st September 2021

122.5kg of Kerala cannabis seized from Jaffna beach

Jaffna, Aug 01 (BAN/ AD): On Wednesday in a joint operation conducted by Sri LankanNavy and Police in Madagalthurei area, Jaffna has found 122.5kg of Kerala cannabis.

Naval personnel from Northern Naval Command and the officials of Ilawali Police conducted a search in Madagalthurei area and found several packages hidden in a shrub near the beach. It is said the cannabis were brought through sea route. Officials found 122.5kg of Kerala cannabis in them.

Further investigation is underway by Ilawali Police.


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