New guidelines have been issued by the Director-General of Health Services Dr. Asela Gunawardena that will be effective between the 16th and 30th of November.
According to the new guidelines, outdoor private gatherings are not permitted.
Meanwhile, sports activities will be allowed without spectators.
Religious places can function with individual worshipping permitted.
Special festivals, occasions, religious prayers, or services should be conducted as per guidelines issued by the Ministry of Health.
Exhibitions and conventions have been allowed to commence from the 1st of December with adequate preparations and precautions.
Examinations can also be conducted in physical attendance with strict adherence to health guidelines.
Furthermore, tuition classes can function at 50% of the usual capacity only for Ordinary and Advanced Level classes.