Lankapage Logo CP 18 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka Police distribute 90,000 breathalyzers to police stations to nab drunk drivers
Wed, Sep 6, 2017, 10:57 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Sept 06, Colombo: Stepping up the efforts to catch motorists driving under the influence of alcohol, the police department of Sri Lanka has taken measures to distribute 90,000 breathalyzers to all the police stations in the island.

The police department in a communiquê said they will distribute the brand new breathalyzers detecting the blood alcohol content of motorists in the next few days.

The drivers who found to be intoxicated will be produced before the courts. The police will also request the courts to suspend the offenders' driving licenses for a certain period.

 

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
Suspects in Dematagoda abduction case sentenced
-- [4 hours ago]
Price control on several essential food items considered to arrest rising cost of living
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka to advance the traditional indigenous medicine and methods
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's CICT invests over USD 10 Mn in green infrastructure at Colombo Port
-- [8 hours ago]
Red Herring names 99X Technology as one of Asia's most promising tech companies
-- [8 hours ago]
AIS Principal Harshana Perera honored at Icons of Learning Summit, Singapore
-- [9 hours ago]
Traditional Scottish Pipers in Colombo
Criminal investigators face many challenges - Secretary to the President
Sri Lanka receives World No Tobacco Day Award for third time
Indian, Sri Lankan Premiers discuss entire gamut of bilateral relations

Copyright © 2000, 2016 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.