Sep 15, 2020

4 nabbed in Uyilankulama with drugs & turmeric

Police Special Task Force (STF) has uncovered information regarding a large scale drug trafficking operation in the Uyilankulama area, Mannar.

During a search operation conducted by the Police Special Task Force (STF) and the Police, 04 persons including 02 women were arrested with 52 kg 353 g of Kerala cannabis, 920 kg of illegally imported turmeric, 05  US$ 100 notes and Rs. 1,725,000 in valid currency.

The Police Special Task Force (STF) has also seized a 01 tractor - trailer and a Tata lorry which was in the possession of the suspects.

It has been revealed that these suspects are connected to large scale drug trafficking, the STF further reveals.