Following a tip off received by the DIG for Kilinochchi and Mullaitheevu,the Special Anti Drugs Squad captured 67 kgs. Kerala Ganja, day before yesterday.
First three persons who were transporting Ganja from Palai – Vathirayan to Kurunagala, were arrested by the police and 34 Kgs. ganja was captured from the car. On inquiries made from the suspects another 11 kgs. of ganja, a motor car, 3 motor cycles, two high powered boat engines were recovered. Further inquiries on the suspects yielded another 23 kilos. of Kerala ganja.
The special squad formed by DIG, Welikanna and Palai police personnel took part in this raid.