Drug menace is the new challenge faced by the North

Saturday, 10 September 2016 - 7:23


President Maithripala Sirisena said the greatest social menace faced by the north subsequent to the war is drugs and alcohol.

President stated that by imposing stringent rules and regulations alone it cannot be eradicated.

He made this comment addressing the 8th phase under the narcotic prevention program titled “A drug free country” in Jaffna yesterday.