Treasure hunters netted | Daily News


Treasure hunters netted

Blue gems worth Rs.450 million were seized while they were being transported by two persons on a motorcycle. The gems were reported to have been obtained from a treasure in a rock of a historic temple in Polpithigama, Kurunegala.

The suspects had planned to sell the loot to a businessman in Colombo. They are residents of Galkiriyagama. The suspects were to be produced before the Nikaweratiya Magistrate, yesterday.

Visit Sri Lanka's Largest online shop. Over 125,000 unique categories such as Fresh Flowers, Cakes, Food, Jewllery, Childrens Toys and other Sri Lankan e-commerce categories. Low delivery cost to most cities here and free delivery in Colombo.

Add new comment