23,000 alcohol related deaths annually in Sri Lanka

Today is World Temperance Day, but one day alone is insufficient to discuss and act on the issues which have arisen due to alcohol consumption and abuse in Sri Lanka, where alcohol dependence is a major health and social problem. Alcohol consumption has become one of the main factors and causes of harm to the happiness, health and progress of people More...

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