Tamil Diplomat

Four persons arrested in Point Pedro sea with 150 Kgs. of Ganja

Sri Lankan Navy yesterday captured 150 Kgs. of Ganja that is being smuggled in boat in the Point Pedroand arrested 4 persons, the police said.

Sri Lanka Navy men who were on a day patrol off Point Pedro had come across a suspicious boat. When they searched the boat they found 150 kgs. of Ganja and arrested 4 persons in the boat.

The ganja is believed to be smuggled from India.

It is notable that even amongst the  tight operations of the Security forces , large amounts of ganja is being captured periodically. Recently a packet of ganja was discovered near one of the police stations in the North.