A special meeting to get the participation of public servants at rural areas to provide relief to the people is taking place at the presidential secretariat. This was revealed by the secretary to the public administration ministry Siripala Hettiarachchi while taking part in the Subarathi programme of the SLBC. He said that political representatives at regional level will be asked to assist in the distribution of vegetables. The participation of Grama Niladhari officers will be obtained to provide services such as pension payments.
- The Manning Market in Colombo will be kept open during the time of curfew
- People arrived from overseas ask to register at police immediately