Indian man arrested for carrying heroine

Colombo: A 31-year-old Indian man was today
arrested by Sri Lankan police at the airport here for
allegedly carrying heroin worth 10 million rupees, police
said.

    He was arrested by Colombo international airport narcotics
officials early this morning after his arrival from Chennai.
The accused was carrying 1.4 kg of heroine worth Rs 10
million, they said.


    He has been detained for seven days and investigations are
underway, police said.

PTI