Sri Lanka coronavirus

COVID-19 vaccine cards to be made mandatory at public places in Sri Lanka

Carrying the COVID-19 vaccination card will be made mandatory at public places in Sri Lanka from Friday, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's office has announced.

published on : 10th December 2021

Sri Lanka resumes public transport services, but health officials urge citizens to remain vigilant

With the ban being lifted, transport officials are ensuring that public transport services operate under stringent guidelines, adhering to the COVID-19 protocols.

published on : 1st November 2021

Sri Lanka rolls out booster jabs amid warning of coronavirus surge

About 62% of Sri Lanka's 22 million people have been fully vaccinated, according to the ministry's statistics.

published on : 1st November 2021

Sri Lanka lifts six-week virus lockdown amid economic worries

New daily infections have since fallen to below 1,000 and deaths to under 100, from a peak of over 3,000 cases and more than 200 deaths early September.

published on : 1st October 2021

Sri Lanka tightens COVID-19 restrictions as Delta variant spread ambush hospitals

The health guidelines on COVID-19 have been further tightened with the latest decision to ban all public gatherings, the information department said.

published on : 15th August 2021