Lankapage Logo CP 19 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka Navy, PNB arrest three people at sea with 20 kg of Kerala Cannabis
Tue, Feb 19, 2019, 09:42 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Feb 19, Colombo: Sri Lankan Navy personnel together with the assistance of Police Narcotic Bureau (PNB) have arrested three people in Puttalam sea with 20 kilograms of Kerala cannabis (Kerala Ganja).

The naval personnel attached to the Northwestern Naval Command together with PNB officers in Puttalam carried out a raid in the Ichchankadu sea area on Monday (Feb 18)) and arrested the three uspects for smuggling illegal drugs via sea.

During the arrest, 20kg of Kerala cannabis and a dinghy used for the smuggling activity were taken into naval custody.

The arrested persons along with the stock of cannabis and the dinghy were handed over to the Police Narcotic Bureau in Puttalam for onward investigation.

 

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
Sri Lanka signs Memorandum of Collaboration (MoC) with Singapore for employment of Sri Lankan Caregivers
-- [29 minutes ago]
Dialog and Netflix announce strategic partnership for Sri Lanka
-- [38 minutes ago]
CSE and SEC initiate effort to restore confidence among foreign investors
-- [48 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka president pardons extremist Buddhist monk - report
Minister Bathiudeen says he will resign from politics if proved guilty of allegations
Stern laws against selling low quality gold jewellery in the future
Sri Lanka Premier says will introduce a common school system free of religious, racial divisions in next two years
Sri Lanka PM instructs all street names should be only in Sinhala, Tamil and English
Public sector employees to receive a special monthly allowance of Rs. 2500 from July 1
President instructs security divisions not to close roads to facilitate VIP movements causing obstruction to general public

Copyright © 2000, 2016 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.