Inter provincial travel restrictions will continue to remain in place after tomorrow.
The President issued directives to lift the quarantine curfew at 4am tomorrow, the 1st of October.
Commander of the Army General Shavendra Silva said despite the lifting of quarantine curfew tomorrow, inter provincial travel restrictions will continue to be effective.
Accordingly, the new health guidelines that will be implemented with the lifting of the curfew will also be issued today.
Meanwhile State Minister of Transport Dilum Amunugama said although the lockdown will be lifted tomorrow, trains will not operate for two weeks.
The State Minister said inter-provincial buses will also not operate during the next two weeks.
However, bus services within provinces will resume as per usual after 4am tomorrow.
State Minister Amunugama said the decisions were reached based on the advice of health authorities.