Six arrested for attempting to sell 'Valampuri' (Photos)

Monday, 18 January 2021 - 17:43

Six suspects were arrested for attempting to sell a 'Valampuri'.

The suspects were arrested during a raid carried out by the Ambalantota Police Special Task Force on a tip-off received by the Naval Base Intelligence Unit.

It has been revealed that the suspects are residents of Biyagama, Kaduwela and Katunayake.

It is said that there is a woman among them.

The suspects were arrested when they brought a Valampuri belonging to a temple in the Mirigama area to a lodge in the Ambalantota area for sale for Rs. 20 million.

The suspects along with the luxury jeep that the suspects travelled in were taken into STF custody.

The suspects are to be produced before the court.