Jul 09, 2020

Corrupt Narcotic officers had printed counterfeit banknotes too! Featured

It was revealed yesterday (08) that the corrupt officers of the Police Narcotic Bureau (PNB) who are currently under arrest for drug smuggling, had also been involved in printing counterfeit banknotes.

Deputy Solicitor General - Dileepa Peiris informed Colombo Chief Magistrate - Lanka Jayaratne of this yesterday when the case was taken up. He said that a special investigation on this regard is already underway.

Following information revealed during interrogations, 31 five thousand rupee notes were found in the possession of several suspects.