Friday, 11 April 2014 - 8:17
Information that a suspect in Bolt nails narcotics trafficking is a British spy : Video
It has been revealed that a suspect who had brought from Pakistan to Sri Lanka 35 kilogrammes of heroin concealed in bolt nails is a British Diplomatic spy.
It is said that this person named Mohamed Ali Sabiri was engaged in spying on behalf of an officer of the British High Commission in India.
The Hindu newspaper revealed that an officer in the British High Commission in Colombo was trying hard to have the said officer released.
Reports say that the said officer had also requested for a meeting with the IGP.
However the Hindu newspaper said further that the IGP had informed that such a meeting was not possible till the investigation was over.
However in response to a query we made from the police media spokesman, he said that while questioning the suspect was being carried out, no more details could be stated about it.
Thirty-five kilogrammes of heroin concealed in bolt nails were brought to Sri Lanka on last March 6th.