Several services including supply of electricity and fuel declared as essential

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An Extraordinary Gazette notification has been issued declaring services connected to the supply of electricity, the supply and distribution of fuel, and hospitals as essential services.

The gazette, issued by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, states that all services connected to the supply of electricity, the supply and distribution of petroleum products and fuel, and services connected to or required for the maintenance, reception and treatment of patients at hospitals, nursing homes, dispensaries and other similar institutions have been declared as essential services.

The gazette is as follows: