Police have come forward to assist in the public with social issues during the curfew time. Accordingly police have introduced three telephone numbers to inform them about their needs including an illness, disruptions to electricity and water supply and medical needs. The telephone number are 119, 011 – 2 44 44 80 and 011- 2 44 44 81.
- President Gotabaya Rajapaksa says the next two weeks are very crucial period for Sri Lanka.
- The curfew currently in force in other districts will be lifted at 6.00 a.m. today and will be re-imposed at 12 noon.