The government has emphasized that only one expert committee has been appointed to take decisions on the bodies of those who died due to covid-19. State minister Sudarshani Fernandopulle has rejected publicity given by certain media stating that another committee has been appointed in this regard. She said that the gazette notification is on the regulation related to cremation. She said that the government will act according to scientific facts in future as well.
- Education Ministry makes arrangements to reopen schools for Grade 11 except in the isolated police areas in the Western Province.
- Cambodia reopens schools and museums as others lock down.