Lottery ticket prices in Sri Lanka to be increased from July

Morning commuters at a lottery ticket kiosk near World Trade Center in Colombo, Sri Lanka

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The National Lotteries Board (NLB) and the Development Lotteries Board (DLB) have decided to increase the prices of their lottery tickets.

Thereby, the price of NLB and DLB lottery tickets will be increased from Rs. 20 to Rs. 40 with effect from July 06, 2023.