STF bust illegal communication hubs run by Filipino, two locals

27 June 2019 - 98   - 0

A Filipino national and two locals were arrested for operating two illegal communication hubs in Mulleriyawa and Korathota respectively.

It has been revealed that the Filipino national, a woman, was the wife of one local who was also taken into custody by the Special Task Force.

Thirty smart mobile phones, more than 1700 SIM cards, 16 routers and hi-tech communication devices were recovered from the two facilities.

An air rifle and a sword had also been seized from the suspects.

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