Fonseka supporter arrested with firearms
Navagattegama Police in the Puttalam district
acting on a tip off arrested a supporter of NDF candidate Sarath
Fonseka and seized two locally made firearms in his possession while
he was putting up posters of Fonseka at Rachchiragama on Monday
night, Police sources said.
Heroin worth Rs 800,000 seized
Nearly Rs 800,000 worth of heroin has been
seized by the Police Narcotics Bureau and two suspects including a
foreigner were arrested in Karagampitiya, Dehiwela on Tuesday
HICORP director further remanded
Colombo Fort Magistrate and Additional District
Judge Lanka Jayaratne yesterday refused an application for bail of a
director of HICORP (Pvt) Limited, who had been remanded in
connection with an alleged arms deal and remanded till February 3.