Government indefinitely extends closure of Airport arrival terminal

Mar 22, 2020 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s Government has decided to indefinitely extend the closure of the arrival terminal at the Airport in order to prevent new cases of the Corona virus into the country.

Issuing a statement, the President’s Media Division, however, said that the departure terminal will continue to be operational and flights are also allowed into the country to take the departing passengers.

All passenger transit operations have been stopped for the moment but all import and export operations are to continue without interruption.

The Government has decided to continue with these the restrictions until the country returns to normalcy.