In a context where, a boat owner who had smuggled Ganja from India has gone underground, in Jaffna, the search for him has been intensified by the STF.
Because of the corona threat, the Navy and the STF had intensified the search for the Boat owner, it is reported.
The Navy had recovered two packages of Ganja yesterday in the beach of Uduththurai in Vadamaradchchi, but no suspect was found.
The boat which was used to smuggle the ganja from India was also captured. However the owner had gone underground.
The Corona threat in India had increased and the risk of Corona spreading through the ganja smugglers who smuggle ganja from India had increased.
It is in this context that the search for the boat owner has been expedited. STF had called for the cooperation of the people in this matter.