Seized drugs make it back to market - Justice Minister | Daily News

Seized drugs make it back to market - Justice Minister

Justice Minister Dr. Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe said in Parliament yesterday (05) that drugs that are taken into custody somehow make it back into the market.  

Rajapakshe made this observation during the Committee Stage debate on the Expenditure Heads of the Ministry of Justice, Prison Affairs and Constitutional Reform and the Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Aviation Services among several other departments.Minister Rajapakshe noted that this happens while the law enforcement process is ongoing.

The Minister pointed out that legal measures were taken, sometime back, against some officers working in the Narcotics Bureau who were involved in a similar racket.

 


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