The National Dangerous Drugs Control Board has initiated a new program to eradicate drug use in Sri Lanka.
Director of the NDDCB Lesha De Silva stated that several new acts with regard to eradication of drugs are to be put forward during the next month.
Accordingly the smoking related acts will be amended completely.
Currently smoking is prohibited in public places.
However, according to new regulations smoking will be prohibited while walking on the road as well.