President Maithripala Sirisena says that individual units will be established in the tri-forces as well as in intelligence units and in special information services units to obtain information regarding illegal narcotics apart from the Police and Excise department.
Addressing the 104th anniversary of the temperance movement the president added that he had informed the national Security Council accordingly.
The president further stated that the tendency to make the treasury rich through narcotics should be eliminated.
The Chairman of the Sri Lanka temperance movement. Ven. Iththapane Dhammalankara thero expressed these views at the function.