Sri Lankan police reportedly recovered almost 2kg of heroin in Thondamanaru in Jaffna on Saturday.
The drugs, worth an estimated 12,00,00,000 rupees, was discovered after Valvettithurai police received a tip off.
Earlier this month 60kg of cannabis was also discovered by Sri Lankan police, amidst a growing drug problem in the North-East.
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