The Sri Lanka Navy has intercepted a dinghy transporting Kerala cannabis weighing over 181kg during an operation in seas off Guru Nagar, Jaffna today (15).
The operation also led to the apprehension of one suspect.
The cannabis was concealed in four packages.
The gross street value of the seized stock of Kerala cannabis is believed to be more than Rs.60 million.
The 36 year old suspect is a resident of Pasoor, Jaffna.
He has been handed over to the Jaffna Police for further legal action.