The 73rd independence day anniversary celebration of the country will be held on Thursday. The Police says vehicular movement around the Independence Square in Colombo will be restricted from 30th of this month until 04th of next month. , Rehearsals for Independence Day are set to be carried out from 30th to February 03rd. National Independence Day celebrations will take place on February 04th at the Independence Square.
DIG Ajith Rohana said that the vehicular movement will be limited around Independence Square, Independence Avenue and other connecting roads from 6.00 am to 1.00 pm during the rehearsals and on from 4.00 am to 1.00 pm on Independence Day.
Meanwhile, he said that Rapid antigen test will be conducted in 12 places in the western province.