r Ministry of Defence - Sri Lanka

Archives

News | News

Online System sets up to report about people with COVID- 19 Symptoms

National Operation Center for Prevention of Covid-19 Outbreak has introduced an online solution to request essential supplies including medical supplies in an emergency ...



News | News

Aranodaya Mawatha at Obeysekerepura in Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte locked down due to six persons showing COVID-19 symptoms

With four adults and two children showing Symtoms of COVID -19, Aranodaya Mawatha, Obeysekerepura in Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte, has been locked down.


News | News

Another batch of 132 quarantined people left army-led centers in Diyatalawa and Punani

After completion of 14-day quarantine process another batch of 132 people had left their homes today.


News | News

When taking decisions, no civilian life should be disrupted – Govt.

The Government announced today that civilian life should not be disrupted when taking regional level decisions.






News | News

Navy brings COVID-19 suspected fisherman onto land

On a tipoff by Trincomalee Police, Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) has brought a fisherman into the land who had associated a COVID-19 infected person, while he was trawling at sea yesterday (29).

 


News | News

Moscow Orders Citywide Quarantine Starting March 30

Moscow will enact an indefinite citywide quarantine starting Monday, Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said as the city's number of coronavirus cases surpassed 1,000 over the weekend.


News | News

Renters protected, public gatherings limited to two under tough new COVID restrictions

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced a suite of new measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including a moratorium on rental evictions for the next six months and tighter restrictions on public gatherings.


News | News

Three more villages sealed-off as precautionary measures

Two more villages at Kadayankulam in the Puttalam district and Akurana in the Kandy district are sealed-off by health authorities.


News | News

Island wide curfew except for 6 districts temporarily lifts tomorrow

The Police curfew imposed island wide is to be lifted temporarily tomorrow ..






News | News

Sri Lanka’s first COVID-19 death reported from IDH.

Sri Lanka’s first COVID-19 death was reported from the Infectious Diseases Hospital (IDH), Angoda,short while ago.


News | News

Air Force handed over a new isolation unit to the IDH hospital

Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) has handed over the newly constructed isolation unit to the Infections Decease Hospital today (28)


News | News

Navy extends sterilization to Maning Market in Colombo

Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) has sterilised the Manning Market  in Colombo to contain the spread of new coronavirus outbreak.


News | News

Maj.Gen. (Retd) Sumedha Perera new Co-Chairman of the TF on Poverty

Maj.Gen.(Retd) Sumedha Perera has been appointed as the Co-Chairman of the Task Force (TF) for Poverty Eradication and Livelihood Development by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, today.

 



News | News

Sri Lanka to get Chinese aid

China has dispatched first load of aid to Sri Lanka, the Chinese Embassy in Colombo said.


News | News

PTF on Essential services set up hotlines

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on Essential Services has set up hotlines to help public to obtain information and lodge complaints.