Departure flights to be operated as usual

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All departure flights leaving from Sri Lanka would continue to be operated as usual, officials at the Airport and Aviation Services Limited said. The President Media Division also said the departure terminal will continue to be operational. Also flights are allowed into the country to take the departing passengers. All passenger transit operations have been stopped for the moment. All import and export operations are to continue without interruption.

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    dravid.baker Sunday, 22 March 2020 02:07 PM

    sorry but very stupid statements! totally confusing ! the arrivals were any way stopped from 4 days ago? so whats the new directive then?

    Jeeves Sunday, 22 March 2020 02:11 PM

    Good in theory, providing other countries are keeping their borders open.

    ChanakaJ Sunday, 22 March 2020 02:14 PM

    Please send tourists back to their countries; our healthcare cannot support our own people adequately.

    IGNATIUS RASIAH Sunday, 22 March 2020 05:16 PM

    If they don't go they loose their landing slots in those foreign countries.

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