Sri Lankan president announces drug treatment programmes for children

The Sri Lankan president, Maithripala Sirisena, has instructed local levels of government to set up drug rehabilitation centres for children. The instructions were in response to a report estimating there to be over 100,000 people in Sri Lanka aged under 18 experiencing addiction.

Source: http://www.sundaytimes.lk/article/1094639/president-instructs-launching-of-rehabilitation-programmes-for-addicted-minors