Jul 11, 2019

Over 2,000 drunk drivers arrested

The police said that 2,037 drunk drivers were arrested in island-wide raids conducted since last Friday (05).

During 24-hour raids carried out from 6.00 a.m. last morning (10) to 6.00 a.m. today (11), 274 drivers who had been under the influence of alcohol were taken into custody.

He said that the operation would especially be implemented on the roads in Colombo and suburbs.