SL to re-introduce conditional repatriation in the wake of new strain of Coronavirus

Dec 22, 2020 (LBO) – In the wake of the discovery of a fast spreading new strain of Coronavirus in certain countries, the Government has decided to continue with the existing procedure of obtaining prior approval from the Foreign Ministry and the Civil Aviation Authority for all inbound travellers to Sri Lanka.

The revised guidelines on repatriation will be issued once the situation has been reappraised, the Foreign Ministry said.