Three (03) persons apprehended with Kerala Cannabis

The Navy apprehended 03 persons with 80.25kg of Kerala Cannabis in the beach area of Mollipuram, Puttalam on 23rd December 2019.

The Navy, during a search operation conducted in the beach area of Mollipuram has detected 03 suspicious persons and found this stock of Kerala Cannabis in their possession. Further, a vallam (traditional boat) and a motorbike belonging to the suspects were also held by the Navy.

The apprehended persons have been identified as residents of Mollipuram and Puttalam, aged 32, 38 and 47. Meanwhile, the suspects along with the items belonging to them were handed over to the Police Special Task Force of Puttalam for onward action.