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Quarantine curfew until 4.00 am on October 01…

President instructs to give only Pfizer vaccines to children… Instructions to heads of institutions to continue essential public services… Quarantine curfew to be lifted on October 01… It has been decided to extend the quarantine curfew imposed in the country until 4.00 am on October 01. The decision was taken at the online meeting of…

State Minister Lohan Ratwatte tenders his resignation…

President accepted the resignation…   Lohan Ratwatte, State Minister of Prison Management and Prisoners’ Rehabilitation has tendered his resignation, acknowledging his responsibility for the incidents that took place at the Welikada and Anuradhapura Prison premises. Mr. Ratwatte informed President Gotabaya Rajapaksa regarding his decision today (15) and the President accepted his resignation.

Clarifying the misconceptions circulating on rice mill owners, rice traders and the rice shortage…

President’s Media Spokesman Kingsly Rathnayaka’s statement on 11-09-2021 regarding the misconceptions about rice mill owners, rice traders and the rice shortage. Ayubowan! Given the current situation in the country and in line with the decision taken by the President, I would like to take this opportunity to inform the country of the views of President…

Quarantine Curfew until 4 a.m. on September 21….

Steps taken to keep economic centers open … Special attention to commence schools … Actions to be followed after opening the country based on health recommendations… The Government has decided to extend the existing Quarantine Curfew until 4 a.m. on September 21. The decision to extend the Quarantine Curfew was taken during the virtual meeting…