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18 illegal migrants heading to New Zealand arrested in Negombo

(UDHAYAM, COLOMBO) – Eighteen Sri Lankans who attempted to migrate to New Zealand illegally were arrested in Negombo in a combined operation carried out by the Navy and the police last night (23rd Thursday).

Navy spokesman Lieutenant Commander Chaminda Walakuluge said a van used by the suspects were also taken into custody.

He said the suspects were handed over to the Negombo police for investigation.

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