A motor bike with Kerala cannabis apprehended by Navy

Sunday, 19 January 2020

The Navy in coordination with the Excise officers apprehended a motor bike with 18kg and 300g of Kerala cannabis during a raid carried out at Chavakachcheri area in Jaffna on 18th January 2020.

Accordingly, the SL Navy who is shouldering a leading role in National Mission of foaming a drug free country, in coordination with Excise Office in Chavakachcheri conducted a raid in Chavakachcheri area and spotted a suspicious parked motor bike. The bike was searched and recovered 18kg and 300g of Kerala cannabis which was concealed in the bike and accordingly the stock of KG with the bike was apprehended.

It is believed that the suspects have abandoned the motor bike with the stock of KG due to the frequent raids conducted by the Navy. Further investigation on apprehended KG and the bike is being carried out by the Excise Office – Chavakachcheri.