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* Sri Lanka police to take strict action against holders of drug parties through Facebook
Mon, Feb 4, 2019, 10:06 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Feb 04, Colombo: Sri Lanka Police stressed that the law will be strictly enforced against persons who organize various types of parties through social media platforms such as Facebook.

Police Media Spokesperson SP Ruwan Gunasekara said that action would be taken on the instructions of the Inspector General of the Police Pujith Jayasundera.

Recently a police investigation was carried out regarding a party organized through the Facebook in Hingurakgoda where various types of drugs were found.

Police Spokesman said the Police recovered narcotics such as Methamphetamine (Ice Meth), Opium, Kerala cannabis and narcotic tablets from the possession of the party goers.

The police arrested 89 individuals including six women for use or possessing narcotic drugs at the party. Four of the arrested have been remanded after they were produced before Hingurakgoda Magistrate on Sunday.

 

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