Don’t visit N’Eliya in days to come-District Sec.

2020-10-29 at 14:49

The Nuwara Eliya District Secretary Rohana Pushpakumara has informed the public to refrain from visiting Nuwara-Eliya during the long weekend and in the days ahead.

He stated that Gregory’s Lake, Victoria Park, Moon Plains and other tourist destinations in the district including tourist hotels have been closed to the public.

He added a number of COVID-19 positive cases have been identified from the district adding that Nuwara-Eliya can be considered a risk prone area.

Pushpakumara also stated that hotel owners have been informed to refrain from entertaining visitors from high risk areas including the Western Province.