Kuliyapitiya police have arrested five people who robbed a lorry carrying building materials and domestic cigarettes worth over Rs. 30 million.
The group has arrived in a white van and robbed the lorry in Galwanguwa area in Narammala, police said.
The robbery took place last 26th, and the lorry was owned by a father of Vavuniya Parliamentarian.
The robbers have frightened the driver and the assistance of the lorry showing fire arms, theye were dumped in a land in the area.
The arrested people are residents of Weyangoda, Gampaha, Wellampitiya and Polgasowita.