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* STF nabs a woman growing cannabis in a greenhouse
Sun, May 29, 2022, 10:25 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

May 29, Colombo: Police Special Task Force (STF) officers of Nuwara Eliya Police have arrested a mother of one for cultivating cannabis in a greenhouse.

The STF said the suspect was handed over to the Welimada Police along with 1700 cannabis plants.

The raid was carried out on a tip off received by the Commanding Officer of the Nuwara Eliya Police Special Task Force, Inspector HMJ Herath.

The cannabis cultivation had been carried out in a greenhouse on the land of a house in the Myanarawa area in the Welimada Police Division.

The Nuwara Eliya Police Special Task Force officers who conducted the raid said that the husband of the arrested woman was an Army soldier.

 

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