1.4kg of hashish detected at General Post Office, Colombo (Photos)

Tuesday, 17 April 2018 - 17:49

Customs staff attached to the airmail parcel section of General Post Office Colombo has detected 1.4kgs hashish this afternoon (Apr. 17).
The Customs Media Spokesperson Sunil Jayaratne said that the narcotic haul valued Rs. 1.4 million has been sent from Spain concealed in a skating board.
The parcel containing skating board has been sent to a resident of Nugegoda, a freelance journalist.
Investigations are continuing.

The Customs said that a freelance journalist, who had come to collect the parcel has been arrested.