A Pakistani couple were arrested at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) today with heroin capsules which they had swallowed.
The Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB) arrested a 67-year-old woman and 44-year-old man after they arrived in the country from Dubai.
They were taken to the Negombo Hospital to remove the capsules.
The Police said that 35 capsules with heroin had been removed as of this morning. (Colombo Gazette)