fbpx

Life+News The Official News Portal of Independent Television Network Ltd

Person arrested with 400,000 cigarettes

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor February 1, 2019 18:56

Person arrested with 400,000 cigarettes

The Police Narcotics Bureau has seized a haul of illegal cigarettes.
The stock of cigarettes was seized while being transported in a container truck near the Pettah Clock Tower.
According to the Police Media Spokesman, investigations had revealed that the cigarettes haul has been smuggled in from Dubai, under the guise of importing marine spare parts. Its value is reported to be around 20 million rupees. Around 400 thousand foreign cigarettes were taken into custody.
Investigations are in progress for the arrest of the main suspect.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor February 1, 2019 18:56