(NewsRadio); A youth has been arrested with two kilograms of marijuana and Rs. 300,000 in Punewa.
The Police Media Division said officers attached to the Medawachchiya and Punewa Police stations arrested the individual while transporting the stock of marijuana in a bus plying from Jaffna to Kandy.
He is a 28-year-old resident of Karainagar.
The arrested individual is scheduled to be produced before the Medawachchiya Magistrate today.
The Punewa Police is conducting further investigations.