One suspect was arrested after officers from the Police Anti-Narcotics Bureau intercepted a lorry in Grandpass, Colombo 14 and found 60.7 grams of heroin.

Police Media Unit stated the 49-year-old suspect was taken into custody on November 10 following a tip-off that the lorry was being used to transport heroin.

The suspect has been ordered to be detained till November 16 by the Maligakanda Magistrate. The Police Anti-Narcotics Bureau are investigating.