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Three busted while stealing iron from H’tota Port

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Police together with the Navy on Monday (8 July) nabbed three suspects who were illegally transporting iron from the Hambantota Port premises.

The suspects were transporting 1,500kg of iron by lorry when they were apprehended, the Navy said.

The suspects, all residents of Ambalantota and Hambantota areas, have been handed over to the Hambantota Police along with the seized iron and lorry to carry out further investigations.