ALSO READDebt-laden Sri Lanka to curb high life for officials Galle (Sri Lanka), Aug 4 (AFP) Scoreboard at lunch on the opening day of the second Test between Sri Lanka and Australia here today: Pallekele (Sri Lanka), Jul 29 (AFP) Scoreboard at lunch on the fourth day of the first cricket Test between Sri Lanka and Australia here today: Pallekele (Sri Lanka), Jul 28 (AFP) Scoreboard at tea on the third day of the first cricket Test between Sri Lanka and Australia, here today: Economists tell Sri Lanka president, finance minister, their policies inconsistent
About 35 kg of ganja, three kg of speciality paper used for printing fake currency and sildnefil citrate tablets, totally worth Rs 50 lakh, allegedly being smuggled into Sri Lanka were seized from a boat by the navy of that country, police said.
Three persons were also arrested by the Lankan naval personnel as they seized the boat off Thangachimadam area near here, police said.
Those arrested include a local resident, a Sri Lankan refugee based in Thanjavur and a Sri Lankan citizen, they said.
The arrested were later taken to a prison at Oorkavalthurai in Sri Lanka, they added.
(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)