Police Anti- Corruption Unit has nabbed a man who smuggled Rs. 3.4 million worth of foreign made cigarettes from India.
The suspect is a 45-year-old Executive Officer attached to a garment factory, residing in Periyamulla area in Negombo.
Investigations revealed that the cigarettes were smuggled into the country through brokers.
The suspect has also sold the cigarettes below the market price to restaurants in Negombo area.