Sri Lanka Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB) at the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake have arrested a Sri Lankan who was attempting to smuggle in an assortment of drugs including heroin, crystal meth and hashish worth Rs 4.7 million.
Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB) officers attached to the airport arrested the 57-year-old when he arrived from Chennai this morning.
The PNB officers found 320 grams of heroin, 52 grams of ice (crystal meth) and 52 grams of hashish in his possession. The drugs were carefully concealed in a false bottom in the suspect’s luggage.
The suspect will be produced before the Negombo Magistrate today.