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Arrested with Kerala cannabis

Gonaganara Police arrested a suspect on Wednesday at a cannabis cultivation in the Yala National Park.

The suspect has been identified as a 37-year-old resident of Kataragama. He was produced before the Wellawaya Magistrate’s Court yesterday. Gonaganara Police are investigating.

Nabbed with heroin

Peliyagoda Police arrested a woman with seven 7.120 grams of heroin on a tip-off on Wednesday.

The suspect has been identified as a 40-year-old resident of Kelaniya. She was produced before the Colombo Chief Magistrate’s Court yesterday. Investigations are continuing.

Accident claims life

A man died in a motorcycle-lorry collision in Adampam on Wednesday.

He had been pronounced dead on admission to the Adampan Hospital.

The deceased was identified as a 30-year-old resident of Swarnapuri, Adampan. The body lies at the Adampan Hospital. The lorry driver was arrested. Police are investigating.