Police nab 8,147 drunk drivers | Daily News

Police nab 8,147 drunk drivers

The Police apprehended 8,147 drunk drivers from July 5, said Police Media Spokesperson SP Ruwan Gunasekara.

From Saturday 6.00 am to 6.00 am yesterday (11) 180 drivers were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, he said. A special operation was launched by the Police island-wide from July 5 to apprehend drunk drivers.

The Police Media Spokesperson said raids are carried out mostly on Colombo roads and its suburbs.

Police patrols and search missions are carried out and police officers dressed in civilian clothing are deployed to nab errant drivers, he said. 


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