The decision on extending the current island-wide quarantine curfew beyond Monday will be reached today.
Director General of Health Services, Dr. Asela Gunawardena said the decision will be taken by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19.
Members of the Task Force will convene today under the patronage of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.
Island-wide quarantine curfew was imposed at midnight on the 20th of August following a spike in coronavirus cases and deaths.
Although curfew was scheduled to be lifted on Monday, it was extended until 4am on the 6th of September.