Rs.3.3 million robbed in Mt Lavinia


Two men travelling in a trishaw are alleged to have robbed Rs.3.3 million worth of cash belonging to the ICBT Campus in Mount Lavinia when the cash was being taken to be deposited in a private bank.

Police said the incident took place around 11.00 a.m. when an officer of the Campus was walking towards the bank carrying the brief case with the cash collected from students.

Police spokesman Ajith Rohana said two unidentified men had snatched the briefcase at a spot along Hotel Road opposited S. Thomas’ College Tennis Courts. The Mt. Lavinia Police are investigating into the incident.