STF raid: two smugglers caught


Two individuals have been taken into custody by Police Special Task Force officials yesterday for smuggling precious timber in Mankulam Reservation in Mullaitivu.

The suspects have mainly smuggled Burutha, a highly valuable timber.

The police has also seized a tipper truck containing a stock of Burutha timber in yesterday’s raid.

Further investigations about suspects are conducted by Mankulam Range Forest Officers.