118 arrested in Western Province for drug offences

Thursday, 29 October 2020 - 9:39

During a 24-hour raid that concluded at 05:00 a.m. in the Western Province, 118 persons have been arrested for drug offences. 
The police stated that 28 persons have been arrested with heroin, while 52 persons were arrested with illicit liquor. 

Meanwhile, the police have also arrested a suspect in Piliyandala along with 150 grams of heroin, while another female suspect was arrested with 12 grams of heroin and a three-wheeler that was used to transport the narcotics.