The government has decided to open all pharmacies throughout the country tomorrow for the public.
Accordingly, the Presidential Task force announced that all island wide pharmacies will be open Thursday, April 09 from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm.
It has also been decided to keep all Ayurvedic hospitals open during the curfew.
At least one registered dispensary in each Divisional Secretariat Division is also permitted to carry out mobile services during the curfew.
The curfew in 19 districts will be lifted at 6.00 am on Thursday, April 09 and will be re-imposed at 4.00 pm on the same day while the curfew in the districts of Colombo, Gampaha, Kalutara, Puttalam, Kandy and Jaffna which have been identified as High Risk Zones will continue until further notice.