The Colombo High Court today imposed the death sentence on notorious drug dealer Gampola Vidanage Samantha Kumara alias ‘Wele Suda’.

The High Court imposed the sentence on the accused after he was found guilty of possessing 7.05 grams of heroin. The accused had been arrested by the Anti-Narcotics Bureau at Mt. Lavinia on December 4, 2008 with the heroin in his possession. The death sentence was imposed regarding this court case.