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‘Soththi Upali’s son arrested

The Anti-Corruption Unit of the Colombo Police Division yesterday apprehended deceased underworld leader Soththi Upali’s son in Rawatawatte, Moratuwa.

According to Police Media, the 41-year-old suspect named Don Lakshitha Prasanna was taken into police custody in his resident with over 2kg of heroin and a repeater gun in his possession. The apprehended drugs are estimated to be worth Rs. 30.5 million.

The suspect will be produced in the Moratuwa Magistrate court today (3). Moratumulla Police are carrying out further investigations.