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Busted drug smuggling ring main suspect identified

Harak Kata now resides in Dubai – Police Spokesman

The main suspect behind the drug smuggling ring, which was busted in Weligama on Sunday, has been identified as Nadun Chinthaka alias Harak Kata, Police Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana said.

He said the suspect is residing in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

The Navy during a special search operation in the coastal area of Polwathumodara, Weligama on June 12 seized over 219kg of heroin, which were being smuggled into the country via sea.

The DIG said that the Police had so far arrested 13 suspects in this regard. Of them, two suspects were arrested on Monday by the Police Anti-Narcotic Unit. They were to be produced before Court yesterday. The other 11 suspects were arrested on Sunday and they have been detained after producing before the Matara Magistrate’s Court. 

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