COLOMBO (NewsRadio); An individual has been arrested with 78,600 narcotic pills by the Colombo North Crimes Division.
The Police Media Division said during a raid conducted in Mutwal, an individual was apprehended for the possession of 4,800 narcotic pills.
Upon questioning the individual, Police has uncovered 73,800 narcotic pills from the suspect’s residence.
Police said the suspect had illegally imported the drugs by air and sea routes.
The suspect, aged 47 is a resident of Dehiwala.
He is scheduled to be produced before the Maligakanda Magistrate’s Court.
The Mutwal Police is conducting further investigations.