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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2553

Velvetithurai: Navy recovers 98 Kgs of narcotics

Velvetithurai, 07 Januart, (

Following intelligent information received, Naval personnel attached to Northern Naval Command, recovered 90 Kgs of Cannabis (KG), 4 Kgs of Opium and 4 Kgs of Hashish which were hidden in Velvetithurai coastal line, during a raid carried out on the morning of 6th January.

The recovered lot of drugs was packed in containers and it is suspected that they have been hidden for sale.

Approximately Rs 30 million worth drugs lot is due to be handed over to Police STF - Jaffna for further legal proceedings.

- Asian Tribune -

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