Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Rs.+6.6mn+worth+illegal+cigarettes+detected+at+Colombo+Port
Wednesday, 06 September 2017 - 13:48
Rs. 6.6mn worth illegal cigarettes detected at Colombo Port
28

Shares
3,372

Views

Customs staff attached to the Port Control Unit detected 133,980 sticks of foreign cigarettes valued at 6.6 million rupees from a Vietnamese ship named MV THAI BINH 039 that was transporting cement, last evening (05).

The ship was captained by a Vietnamese.

After initial investigations, the haul of contraband was confiscated and the captain was imposed a fine of 1 million rupees.  

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
3,083 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
7,120 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
8,178 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
21,064 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
806 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
52,700 Views
Top