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Fined for possessing drugs

Twenty suspects possessing heroin and cannabis, were fined Rs.140,000 by Puttalam Magistrate Lahiru Nirmal Perera after the suspects pleaded guilty to the offences, recently.

The suspects were identified as residents of the Negombo and Talawila areas. Puttalam Police are investigating.

Meanwhile, five suspects illegally transporting 10 tortoises by three-wheeler, were arrested by Norochcholai Police on Wednesday. The suspects were to be produced before the Puttalam Magistrate, yesterday.