Abide by quarantine regulations to lift isolation: DIG Ajith Rohana
Police Spokesperson DIG Ajith Rohana states that Kattankudy is the only Police Division in which isolation has been imposed. However, certain localities, including Grama Niladhari Divisions, lanes, and certain buildings are currently isolated at the District level.
The Police has requested the public to act according to the quarantine regulations in order to facilitate the lifting of isolation in their relevant areas.
31 persons have been arrested for not complying with the health regulations, including wearing face masks and maintaining social distance within the last 24 hours. Accordingly, the total amount of persons who have been arrested has risen to 2,662 from 30 October.
Legal action has been taken against about 2,500 persons out of all who have been arrested, Police Spokesperson stated.
The special operations to determine whether buildings and places of work are abiding by the quarantine law is currently underway while rapid antigen tests are being conducted at exits and entries to the Western Province