Rs 5M Worth Kerala Ganja Seized
Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) seized 17.7 kilos of Kerala cannabis (ganja) worth more than Rs. five million in an operation conducted in Pesalai, Mannar on Tuesday (19 October). The narcotic packed in eight parcels was hidden in close by shrubs by smugglers failing to take them away due to naval operations in the area. Subsequently, this illicit stock of narcotics was set on fire and destroyed by the SLN.