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Thursday, 10 March 2016 - 16:54
Three Arrested With Foreign Liquor
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Excise officers of the Colombo Special operations bureau yesterday raided two liquor outlets in Negombo and Katunayake, which sold imported spirits without a license.

The officers seized foreign liquor worth Rs.10 million and arrested three suspects.

The Excise Department had received information that the businessman was engaged in a racket of selling imported liquor.

The officers on a tip-off also raided a house in Negambo which sold imported liquor without any license and took into custody over 980 bottles.

The suspects arrested are to be produced before courts.

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