One person was arrested with heroine and Kerala Ganja at Kaddaiadampan, Mannar on Wednesday, said the Mannar Police.
The street value of the captured articles were around 10 million, said Sub-Inspector U. Kowsigan of the Narcotics prevention unit of the Mannar Police. Following a tip-off Mannar District Narcotic Prevention Division, A police team under the guidance Acting SP, Siyantha Pieris and direction of OIC Mannar Police Station Ajantha Rodrigo, undertook a search operation and recovered the narcotics.
A person was arrested on suspicion and 723 grams of heroine was captured from his person. Inquiries on the suspect, further revealed 272 gms of Heroine and 3.329 Kilo of Kerala Ganja, said the police.