The owner of a boat used to transfer a large stock of heroin, which was seized on Wednesday night, has been arrested.
The boat owner was arrested with Rs 1.5 million in cash in Yatiyanthota.
A major heroin haul was seized by the Police along the coast off Beruwala on Wednesday night.
The Police had arrested two suspects with 231 kilograms of heroin in their possession.
Further investigations are underway. (Colombo Gazette)