(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – China yesterday(01) donated a large stock of medical equipment to Sri Lanka to help the country fight the coronavirus."China donates large stock of medical equipment to Sri Lanka"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The Government Medical Officers’ Association (GMOA) advises people to practice social distancing and government to stop occasionally lifting the curfew to keep the COVID-19 coronavirus epidemic at bay."GMOA advises government to stop relaxing curfew, emphasizes social distancing above 80%"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has telephoned Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa Tuesday to discuss the health and economic impacts of COVID-19 pandemic on Sri Lanka and the region."WHO Chief thanks Sri Lankan President for ‘mobilizing the whole government’ against COVID-19"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Foreign Secretary Ravinatha Aryasinha has requested foreign Governments to facilitate the appropriate extension of visas for Sri Lankans currently visiting their countries, and facing difficulty to return to Sri Lanka on account of the travel bans that have and will become applicable as part of the control measures on COVID- 19."Sri Lanka urges foreign states to extend visas of visiting Sri Lankans"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Private hospitals will be allowed to conduct the coronavirus test under strict conditions, Director General of Health Services Dr. Anil Jasinghe said."Private hospitals permitted to conduct Coronavirus tests under strict conditions"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Ministry of defence yesterday released a special announcement that, those who have arrived in to the country from Europe, Iran or South Korea during the period from 01-15 to register at nearest police station or 119 Center."No need to visit police stations to register"