Government requests public to limit travels between provinces from October 16 to October 21 period. It has been decided to strictly enforce the inter-provincial travel restrictions that are currently in effect until October 21st Thursday.
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa instructed the security forces to closely and strictly monitor the vehicular movements at all provincial borders due to the long weekend with holidays on the 19th and 20th.
The President made these remarks during the meeting of the Special Committee on COVID-19 Control held through video conference this morning (15).
The President pointed out the need to study the measures that should be taken to further reduce the number of COVID-19 deaths and the need to further isolate the relevant areas where patients are being reported.