All passenger arrivals to be suspended from midnight tomorrow

17 March 2020 02:43 pm - 4     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


All passenger arrivals at Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), Katunayake have been suspended with effect from midnight tomorrow for two weeks, the Government said.

The President has ordered to suspend all flights with immediate effect while sources said the suspension for arrivals may not come into effect till midnight tomorrow. However, no restriction has been made on departures.


  Comments - 4

  • Sokrates Tuesday, 17 March 2020 03:48 PM

    A good decision but unfortunately 3 weeks late

    R Brennan Tuesday, 17 March 2020 09:10 PM


    Myline Dawal Tuesday, 17 March 2020 08:05 PM

    Hi which date is this effective?

    Hans perlee Tuesday, 17 March 2020 09:11 PM

    Not a bit too late?

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