The President’s media unit stated that the curfew imposed in the Colombo and Gampaha Districts will continue until further notice. On Sunday & Monday, an islandwide curfew will be enforced throughout the whole day. In all other districts, except for Colombo and Gampaha, the curfew will be lifted at 5.00 am on Tuesday, May 26 and will continue from 8.00 pm to 5.00 am
- The businessman and 6 others arrested over the stampede at Maligawatte have been remanded until the 04th of June.
- Minister of Education says schools will not reopen until the safety of students has been 100 percent ensured