Postal services halted in several areas

2020-10-25 at 19:08

The Department of Posts has decided to temporarily suspend postal services in several areas due to the prevailing COVID-19 risk in the country.

Issuing a statement the Department said services will be suspended in all post offices in the Western Province, the main and sub-post office in Galle, the Kuliyapitiya post office and other post offices in congested areas in the Kurunegala District and several main and sub post offices in the Batticaloa District.

Meanwhile the statement further added the Central Mail Exchange and Department of Posts will also remain closed to the public.