Drugs and Alcohol

Three Maldivians arrested with drugs in Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan authorities have arrested three Maldivians with illegal drugs in a special operation yesterday.

News outlets in Sri Lanka reports that six men of the ages from 26-28 years of age were arrested in Dehiwala, Colombo, with four kilograms of heroin was found on them.

According to reports, the drugs found on them are valued at 40 million Rupees according to the Sri Lankan police. Along with the arrest, police took two cars in to their custody.

Colombo Gazette has reported that all six people will have a hearing today at the Dehiwala Magistrate Court.

So far there have been no comment regarding the arrests from the Maldivian Police Service.