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Two remanded for drug trafficking

Two persons held on charges of drug trafficking were remanded until February I2 by Dambulla District Magistrate I.M.S.B. Illangasingha on Friday.

They were taken into custody by Galewela Police on a tip-off, with 7.6 kilos of heroin in their possession, while they were travelling in a luxury vehicle.

Later, another 1.9 kilos of heroin was detected hidden in two places on the way.

According to the police, the suspects had been engaged in drug trafficking for a considerable period of time, using the Easy Cash system.

The suspects are H.W. Mahinda Sampath and R.P. Ranga Pradeep Kumara Abeysingha, residents of Weuda and Puswalatenna. 

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