The Matara district national program on drug prevention program conducted under the instructions and guidance of President Maithripala Sirisena under the theme Mathin Nidahas Ratak will be held at Sanath Jayasooriya stadium tommorrow (30).
A series of programs regarding eradicating drugs was conducted since last Octomber in Matara district. Under that all the 650 Grama Niladhari Divisions of the districts carried out 650 programs rurally. The public and the officers were made aware of the drug prevention programmes.
The Presidential Task Force, together with the Navy and Armed forces conducted drug prevention awareness programs in five district areas and 51 schools.
The progress of these programs will be reviewed and the contributors will be appreciated in the district conference tomorrow.
The Presidential task force for drug prevention was conducting programs for drug prevention since 2015 under the guidance of President Maithripala Sirisena and 11 conferences were held district wise to make the public aware.