Travel restrictions to be lifted on Monday: Army Chief

The ongoing island-wide travel restrictions will be lifted at 4.00 am on Monday (21), Army Commander General Shavendra Silva said.

He said, however the restrictions will be re-imposed again at 10.00 pm on June 23 till 4.00 am on June 25.

The Army Commander said that the restrictions on travel between provinces will also be effective during the period when the travel restrictions are relaxed.

He said that public meetings, gatherings and holding ceremonies will also be prohibited during that time.