President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed the relevant sections to implement a systematic programme to curb the drug menace around schools. Participating at a discussion held at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday on controlling drugs, the President said, no room should be left for the drug menace to lift its head. Thereby, raids will continue.
Amendments to the existing legislature are also in progress. The President instructed the officials concerned, to expedite the process.