Two nabbed with turmeric

By Thameenah Razeek | Published: 2:00 AM Jan 18 2021
News Two nabbed with turmeric

By Thameenah Razeek

The Police Special Task Force (STF) arrested two men, in Dematagoda, who were in possession of nearly 1.6kg of illegally imported turmeric.

The suspects and the stock of turmeric were seized along Baseline Road in a special operation conducted by the STF. 

Police Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana said the suspects were residents of Kandy and Wattala. 

“Further investigations are continuing regarding the stock of turmeric. The lorry used to transport the turmeric was also seized,” he said.  

By Thameenah Razeek | Published: 2:00 AM Jan 18 2021

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