Health authorities urged the public to restrict travel as much as possible although quarantine curfew has been relaxed.
Speaking to media, Deputy Director General of Health Services, Dr. Hemantha Herath requested the public to restrict movement within provinces, as well as across provinces.
Dr. Herath said all regulations and guidelines that existed during the quarantine curfew will remain in effect even after being lifted.
He said there is a risk of the coronavirus spreading if large crowds living in an area with many infections travel to an area with minimum infections and vice versa
He requested the public to only travel for essential purposes.