COLOMBO (NewsRadio); Two persons have been arrested at the Tyre Kade Junction in Mulleriyawa with 12kg of heroin.
Police estimate the value of the seized narcotics to be around Rs. 320 million.
The duo was arrested after raiding a house in Mulleriyawa based on a tip-off received by the Police Special Task Force headquarters.
The arrested individuals, aged 23 and 37 are residents of Kaduwela and Mulleriyawa.
They have been handed over to the Police Narcotics Bureau.