Police curfew has been imposed to the Western Province with immediate effect, following clashes at the Galle Face Green protest site.
Police earlier imposed curfew in three Police divisions.
However, following the escalation of the clashes at the Galle Face Green protest site curfew was extended to the Western Province.
Police requested residents of the Western Province to remain indoors during the duration of curfew.
However, despite the curfew that is currently in place, protesters continue to converge on Galle Face in support of anti-government protests.