19,057 drug suspects nabbed since January 1
Many programmes have been launched by the Police Department with the Ministry of Defence but they face difficulties in bringing drug peddlers to justice due to these suspects being highly connected individuals from Colombo and its suburbs.
BY SUPUN DIAS
Police seized 12 kgs of heroin and four kgs of cocaine while arresting 19,057 suspects during raids carried out in many parts of the country since January 1.
The suspects arrested included those who possessed or sold ganja, hashish, opium and...
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