Daily archives: March 11th, 2017

Pictorial warning law on cigarette packs

Fags killed more people than Prabhakaran

Chairman of the National Alcohol and Tobacco Authority Dr. Palitha Abeykone, in a report, states that, the annual tax income for the government through manufacture and marketing of narcotics is Rs 143 million and that the government spends Rs 212.6 billion on providing treatment to persons who fall ill due to drug use.

Arjuna Mahendran

Sri Lanka investigators take ex-central bank chief’s statement on bond sale

A Sri Lankan commission investigating possible irregularities in government bond sales recorded a statement on Friday by former central bank governor Arjuna Mahendran, who oversaw a controversial sale.