A UPFA politician with pistol in his hand chasing UNP MPs

UK’s Canadian informant
in custody over heroin charge:

Canada confirms arrest,
won’t release details


by Shamindra Ferdinando

Confirming the arrest of a Canadian passport holder of Sri Lankan origin in connection with the ongoing high profile investigation into an abortive bid to smuggle in 36 kilos of heroin to Sri Lanka during the first week of March 2014, the Canadian government said that it was seeking additional information.

Spokesperson for the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development, Béatrice Fénelon said: "Canadian officials are providing consular services to a Canadian citizen who has been detained in Colombo. Consular officials are in contact with local authorities to gather additional information.
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