A+businessman+arrested+together+with+a+stock+of+Beedi+leaves+valued+at+about+Rs.+8+million
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 - 16:28
A businessman arrested together with a stock of Beedi leaves valued at about Rs. 8 million
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A suspect has been arrested on the coastal belt of Kalpitiya Kandakuliya Kudawa with 1500 kilos of Beedi Leaves brought into the country through a sea route illegally.

Police said this stock of Beedi Leaves taken into custody this morning (18) was valued at about Rs. 8 million.

During initial investigations it was revealed that this stock of Beedi Leaves had been brought to the country via three fishing vessels from India.

The individual taken into custody is a resident of Dikwella, Matara.

The suspect is due to be produced before the Kalpitiya Magistrate’s Court tomorrow. 

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