Police uncover illicit liquor racket targeting Chinese nationals

15 March 2019 - 44   - 0

An illicit liquor racket targeting Chinese nationals was uncovered by the Kollupitiya police today (March 15).

According to  the Police the illicit liquor is being promoted as 'Chinese Kasippu' . Fifty cans, each holding a quantity of 4 litres of the illicit liquor were seized by the Police.

Further Police arrested two Chinese nationals a man and a woman who are behind the operation of this illicit brewing racket.

Police believe that the illicit brewing and storage of the liquor was being conducted from the Wellawatte area.

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