A cashier attached to the Galanigama Interchange of the Southern Expressway has gone missing with Rs.1.4 million in cash taken from the safe of the Interchange office.

The Bandaragama Police have received a complaint by a Chief Engineer of the expressway that a chief cashier who was in charge of the money has gone missing with the money, the Lankadeepa reported.

Preliminary investigations have revealed that Rs. 1,418,000 in cash was stolen from the cashiers’ safe and the daily deposit box.

Investigations have revealed that the missing cashier is a gambling addict.