The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) has written to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa calling for his attention on the necessity to take urgent action to prevent the possible spread of the Covid-19 virus within the prison system in Sri Lanka. MORE..
30 Mar 2020 (4:59 PM)
Five persons from the same family in Chilaw have been detained yesterday (29), after testing positive for the novel coronavirus infection. MORE..
30 Mar 2020 (6:50 PM)
The Army Commander has urged the general public as well as shop-keepers to strictly adhere to social distancing practices and all other health guidelines once the curfew is lifted in some areas on Monday (30) for the convenience of the masses. MORE..
29 Mar 2020 (11:00 PM)
Navy today (29) brought ashore a fisherman who has had close contact with a person infected with the new coronavirus (COVID-19). MORE..
29 Mar 2020 (11:45 PM)
All shops in three remote areas in Anuradhapura District will remain closed although the curfew is to be lifted temporarily tomorrow morning (30). MORE..
30 Mar 2020 (1:29 AM)
The value of Sri Lankan Rupee has depreciated further against the US Dollar amid the coronavirus outbreak. MORE..
30 Mar 2020 (3:02 PM)