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Rs 254 million fines collected from drunk drivers since July: Police

23 August 2019 - 115   - 0

Fines amounting to Rs 254 million have been collected from drunk drivers under a special police operation which began in July, Police Spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said.

According to the Spokesman, 10,024 drivers have been arrested until todate (Aug 23) since the operation to crackdown on drunk drivers began on July 5.

The special exercise is expected to take place throughout the year.

(Reporting by Damith Wickramasekara)

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