8 arrested while picking sea leaches

Thursday, 19 December 2013 - 11:06

Police have arrested 8 persons while picking sea leaches in the Dodanduwa coastal area yesterday.

According to the Police, the alleged persons did not possess a license to harvest sea leaches.

About 2000 dried sea leaches and 350 fresh sea leaches have been seized by the police at the time of arrest.

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