Apr 06, Colombo: Police Media Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana stated that a special operation will be launched to arrest drunk drivers during the New Year festive season.
This special operation will begin on April 10.
DIG Ajith Rohana stated that necessary breathalyzers have already been provided to Police Stations and the police will focus attention on intoxicated drivers.
Police Spokesman said the decision was taken considering the rising number of road accidents. He said about 08 people die in road accidents every day.
DIG Ajith Rohana urged motorists to strictly adhere to road regulations when travelling.