The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the revision of the National Drug Policy.
It is said that nearly 15 years have passed since the drug policy was announced in 2005.
Accordingly, the gove ment says that there is a need to amend it to suit the current needs.
For this, a committee appointed by the Secretary of the Ministry of Health has planned to revise the National Drug Policy.
The proposal presented by Health Minister Mr. Keheliya Rambukwella was approved by the Council of Ministers that met yesterday (21).