A special discussion is due to be held this week pertaining to reopening schools for the third term. Minister Professor G.L Peiris said that the special attention will be focused on the safety of the students. Schools were due to reopen on the 9 of November for the third term. However, the Education Ministry noted a decision in this regard will be reached after taking into consideration the prevailing coronavirus situation in the country. The Minister added that the government is focusing on providing online education if necessary.
- A program from Lanka Sathosa to deliver essential goods.
- The 22nd covid 19 infected death has been reported in the country.