Special environment operation in WP today

2021-01-24 at 09:08

Police say several special operations will be carried out in the Western Province today.

Police Media Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana said a special operation will be carried out today pertaining to environment laws.

The DIG said it has been observed that the waste disposal system is not being implemented properly, especially in Colombo.

He noted the Police Environment Division will carry out a special operation in Colombo and the Western Province to arrest perpetrators and take legal action in this regard.

DIG Ajith Rohana added Police operations pertaining to quarantine regulations will also be carried out today.

The DIG noted accordingly government and private institutions will be inspected today, to determine if quarantine laws are being adhered to while rapid antigen tests will also be conducted on passengers on long distance buses leaving Colombo, persons moving in public places and employees at fish and vegetable stalls and economic centres.