The Ministry of Education has sought the approval of the Director General of Health Services to reopen schools from 15th of March.
A majority of the COVID-19 cases recorded yesterday have been identified from the Gampaha District.
264,000 COVID-19 vaccines part of the World Health Organisation COVAX facility arrived in Sri Lanka early this morning.
Another 170 COVID-19 cases have been detected today in the country, raising the number of confirmed infections to 85,320.
The President in his address to the nation on the 73rd Independence Day said he will discharge his duties to all Sri Lankans.
Sri Lanka celebrates her 73rd Independence Day today.
Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa today delivered the 2021 Budget speech in Parliament.