Navy in coordination with Sri Lanka Police apprehended a person with Kerala Cannabis, during a raid carried out at Pandatharippu area in Jaffna on 12th August 2019.
Accordingly, Northern Naval Command in coordination with Ilavale Police had recovered 39.32kg of KG which was hidden in a house at Ilavale area and a suspicious person who was in there also apprehended. The suspect is a resident of the same area aged 27. Further investigation on the amount of KG and the person are conducted by Ilavale Police.
Further, Northern Naval Command apprehended 3 persons with 83.9kg of KG at Keeramale area today and since the frequent Naval raids the drug trafficking has come to a minimum level.