Minister of Tourism Prasanna Ranatunga says the quarantine curfew does not apply to tourists and investors.
Minister Ranatunga said they are allowed to function under strict health guidelines.
The Minister said the government hopes to uplift the economy and take the country forward while taking necessary steps to mitigate the COVID-19 pandemic.
He made these comments during a discussion held with a group of Japanese delegates at the Tourism Ministry this morning.
Minister Ranatunga held lengthy discussions with the Japanese delegation, who represent the parent company involved in contracts of the Airport and Aviation Services (Sri Lanka) (Private) Limited, pertaining to the progress of ongoing projects.