Offices of the Department of Motor Traffic in Narahenpita and Werahera will be closed from Monday, the 16th of August.
State Minister Dilum Amunugama speaking to NewsRadio said the decision was reached after several employees and security staff at the offices tested positive for COVID-19.
However, services booked through prior appointments for tomorrow and Saturday will be carried out.
The State Minister also said the validity period of all driver’s license has been extended till the 31st of December.
He said the validity period will be further extended if the need arises.