Sri Lanka Cricket has banned spectators from bringing noisy portable horns and hooters to the venues with immediate effect.
According to a brief statement from the governing body, yesterday “Sri Lanka Cricket arrived at this decision to generally safeguard spectator comfort inside spectator areas of the stadium.
The statement further noted that this did not mean that the PAPARE bands were banned, and that these were individual horns brought in by the spectators.
The cricket board said that they will be implementing this rule on Tuesday.
Therefore, the public are warned that the security personnel will search for such items very strictly and will confiscate the item if found on the spectator.