"Decision to close the country can even be taken even this evening" - Minister Keheliya Rambukwella (Video)

Tuesday, 04 May 2021 - 11:52

Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella states that a decision to impose isolation or lockdown will be taken based on the circumstances aofh the spread of the Covid 19 epidemic.

The Minister expressed these views while participating in the media briefing on Cabinet decisions held at the Government Information Department today (04).

Speaking further the Minister said that in the face of the upcoming situation, the decision to Lockdown or impose travel restrictions could be even taken this evening.

However, given the current situation, there is no need to lockdown the country completely, he added.

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