Sunday, 19 January 2014 - 13:13
Video : 40,000 Kilo's of garbage tea confiscated in Polgahawela - 23 suspects arrested
The Police STF conducted a raid on a garbage tea warehouse in the Bandhawa area in Polgahawela and confiscated 20,000 Kilo’s of garbage tea.
Following a tip off received the STF had searched a container travelling from Kurunegala to Polgahawela.
The container was carrying 14,000 Kilos of garbage tea and another lorry that was also searched in similar fashion was carrying 6,000 Kilos.
Hence the total amount of garbage tea that was confiscated is 40,000 Kilos.
23 suspects have also been arrested.