Mason nabbed with over 3kg heroin in Piliyandala

A mason who was riding on a motorcycle arrested by the officers of Organized Crime Division with 3.2kg of heroin during a special raid in Piliyandala last night.

Police Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana said  the suspect would be produced before the Kesbewa Magistrate seeking a 7-day detection order in terms of the provisions of the dangerous drugs ordinance to conduct further investigations.

It was revealed that this drug trafficking has been maniputated by a prominent drug trafficker who is in the remand custody.

“We are conducting  anti-narcotics  operations quite relentlessly to apprehend the drug traffickers and peddlers. Public can also alert the police through 118, 119 and 1997,” DIG Rohana said.

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