Forged currency seized

A 26 year old youth alleged to have printed currency notes was arrested by the Matara Police. At the time of his arrest he had in his possession 5 such dud currency notes all worth Rs. 5,100 (one of Rs. 2,000, 3 of Rs. 1,000 and one of Rs. 100).

Police also recovered a computer and accessories believed to have been used by the suspect to print the note at his home at Welipitiya. A team of police officers headed by Inspector Lokuge of the Matara Police (Crime) is conducting investigations.

www island.lk

Copyright©Upali Newspapers Limited.

Hosted by


Upali Newspapers Limited, 223, Bloemendhal Road, Colombo 13, Sri Lanka, Tel +940112497500