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Suspect held with illicit cigarettes

A part of the stock of cigarettes.
A part of the stock of cigarettes.

A suspect has been arrested by the STF along with a stock of illegally imported cigarettes.

The Kokmaduwa STF Camp personnel arrested a 48-year-old resident of Welipitiya, Weligama in a raid on Monday (1) along with a stock of illegally imported cigarettes. About 2,480 cigarettes were taken into custody and the value of these cigarettes is about Rs. 200,000. This raid was carried out on a tip-off to Weligama Police. The suspect will be produced before the Matara Magistrate’s Court.


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