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Drug dealer arrested with 1,012 narcotic pills

A trader who sold narcotics to schoolchildren in the Kurunegala District has been arrested by Mawathagama Police, recently.

The suspect had been selling the contraband under the guise of a pharmacist. He was arrested on Wednesday with 1,002 narcotic pills.

Police said the suspect had been selling a pill at Rs.150. He added that 1,567 drug dealers have been arrested from the Kurunegala District during the past two months.