A raid conducted within the premises of the Negombo prisons complex
have led authorities to discover 19 cell phones and a stash of cash.
The sudden raid had been carried out upon instructions issued by Minister of Rehabilitation & Prison Reforms Chandrasiri Gajadheera.
19 mobile phone chargers as well as 15 SIM cards were also recovered during the raid.
Cash worth rupees 15000 were also recovered while in possession of inmates.