Two Maldivian have been arrested with a large quantity of drugs in Sri Lanka by the Police Special Force of Sri Lanka.
Newspapers in Sri Lanka reported that two Maldivians, a 19-year-old and a 25-year-old, were arrested in relation to the case on Thursday night.
According to the newspapers, the duo was arrested in Dehiwala district.
The police seized 1925 ecstasy pills in the drug bust, which amounts to MVR 900,000.
Quoting the police, Sri Lankan newspapers reported that this is the biggest ecstasy drug bust they had carried out.
While the duo was also alleged of selling the ‘party drugs’ in Sri Lanka, the drugs found on them were reportedly smuggled from Netherlands.
The two are currently in the custody of Sri Lankan Police’s Narcotic Bureau while an investigation on the case has begun.