87,000 kilo grams of refuse tea seized from Hettipola.
Police have seized 86 thousand 840 kilos of refuse tea stored at a Coco Peat factory at Agara-watta, Moona-mal-deniya in Kurunegala.
According to Hettipola Police, the stock of refuse tea which was stored in a manner not suitable for human consumption was prepared to be exported by the time of the raid.
The owner of the stock of refuse tea is a businessman of Warakapola area.
Investigations are currently underway to arrest him.