26 arrested for concealing chemical fertilizers

Tuesday, 02 February 2016 - 14:14


Twenty six traders from Hambanthota district was arrested for concealing 3000 kgs of banned chemical fertilizers, Acting District Secretary Suneth Lochana said.

After the group was produced before the Magistrate Courts, 25 have pleaded guilty. A court case will be filed against one trader, Mr. Lochana said.