Rs 100,000 pilfered from eZ Cash, suspect arrested


Ragala Police yesterday (25) said they arrested a 23-year-old individual in Ragala for allegedly scamming Rs 100,000 using the eZ Cash system.

The Police said the suspect was a resident of Henfold in Lindula, Nuwara Elilya.

They said the suspect had contacted a person residing in Gonapitiya in Ragala over a mobile number introducing him as an agent of a telecommunication company two weeks ago. Ragala Police said the suspect was arrested following a complaint lodged by the victim.

By Naalir Jamaldeen