Rs.40 mn worth cash & jewellery robbed from financial institute in Gampaha

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Two men arrived in a motorcycle wearing full face helmet had robbed Rs.40 million worth cash and jewellery from a financial institution in Gampaha yesterday, police said.

Police Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana said the Gampaha Police are conducting  investigations into the incident and that five police teams were deployed.

He cautioned there is a tendency of increasing such crimes and urged owners and officials of those institutions to take precautionary measures to prevent such incidents.