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* Coronavirus: Curfew times update
Mon, Mar 23, 2020, 09:50 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

  • Traveling between districts is totally banned across the island
  • Transportation of tourists banned unless going to airport with curfew pass
  • Farming allowed during curfew
  • Transportation of Food, Vegetables & other essential items allowed during curfew
  • Mar 23, Colombo: The Police curfew which was imposed in Colombo, Gampaha, Puttalam and Northern Province Districts will be lifted at 6am tomorrow (March 24).

    The curfew will be re-imposed at 12 noon tomorrow till Friday (March 27) 6 am. And the curfew will be imposed again in these districts from 12 noon Friday (March 27) until further notice.

    Accordingly, the curfew which was lifted at 6 am in all the other districts will be re-imposed at 2 pm till 6 am Thursday (March 26). The curfew will be imposed again on the same day (March 26) at 12 noon.

    All passenger transport between districts is prohibited for locals and tourists. Farming can continue unhindered. However, the transport of essential commodities such as rice and vegetables is permitted.

    The minister in charge of agriculture and trade will handle this process in a streamlined manner.


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