Suspect arrested with 1,000 pills
A suspect was arrested by Police with 1,000 narcotic pills in an Ayurvedic medicine shop in Mawathagama yesterday (09).
Police stated that the suspect was arrested based on a tip-off.
It has been revealed that these pills were prepared to be sold to schoolchildren.
The suspect is a 29-year-old resident of Kaduruwela.
He is due to be produced before the Pilassa Magistrate's Court today (10).
Mawathagama Police are conducting further investigations into the incident.