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“Beer is the gateway to other drugs,” - Dr. Kithalawaarachchi

“I must emphasize the fact that beer is the gateway to other drugs and that there is no connection between tourism and alcohol use whatsoever,” asserted Dr. Samanatha Kumara Kithalawaarachchi.

“Beer is the gateway to other drugs,” - Dr. Kithalawaarachchi
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Opium Cultivation Reached All Time High In Afghanistan

The area under opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan has increased a whopping 63 per cent since 2016, a report published by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and Afghanistan's Ministry of Counter Narcotics has revealed.

An Opium Field In Afghanistan
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Sri Lanka Navy arrest 10 Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters

A Fast Attack Craft attached to the Northern Naval Command, on routine patrol, apprehended 10 Indian fishermen along with a fishing trawler for poaching in the Sri Lankan territorial waters north of Point Pedro Lighthouse last night (15th November).

Sri Lanka Navy arrest 10 Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters
Sri Lanka Navy arrest 10 Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters
Sri Lanka Navy arrest 10 Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters
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