The Ceylon Tobacco Company revealed it has decided to increase the prices of two types of cigarettes, namely GoldLeaf and Benson & Hedges, by Rs. 05.
Accordingly, the price of a GoldLeaf cigarette would be Rs. 85 and the price of a Benson & Ledges, Rs. 90.
The price revision comes in following the imposition of the newly introduced Social Security Levy, which is in effect since October 01, the Company added.