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Three arrested over counterfeit currency racket

Biyagama Police arrested three suspects over a counterfeit currency racket, yesterday. Fourteen fake Rs.1,000 notes and Rs.33, 250 more in cash was initially seized during the raid and, following interrogations, five more Rs.1,000 notes and another Rs.11, 860 in cash was seized.

Police also seized a scanner and a three-wheeler which were used by the suspects from the Homagama area. The suspects are aged 26, 42, and 48, and are residents of Mugunuwatawana and Kaduwela.

Biyagama Police are investigating.