Attempt to transfer USD 47,000 via Undiyal thwarted


The Police Special Task Force (STF) arrested two persons in Boralesgamuwa and Pillawa areas for attempting to transfer dollars through the Undiyal money transfer system.

Police stated that USD 47,000 was found in their possession, which was estimated at Rs 71.55 million in local currency.

The two suspects were handed over to the Kirulapone Illegal Assets Investigation Division.

The STF stated from information being received with regard to dollar transfers being made in various parts of the country using the Undiyal system, further raids will be conducted in the future with regard to such illegal acts.