Only essential workers permitted to go out during travel-restricted period

Police Spokesman says only those who are employed in essential services will be allowed to go out during while travel restrictions are in effect.

However, they are required to carry their workplace identity cards and a printed or electronic letter calling for their services, DIG Ajith Rohana stressed.

The decision has been taken during the meeting of Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 convened at the Presidential Secretariat this morning (May 28).

(Ada derana)

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