Police 119 to go silent on Jan.9 for 2 hours

5 January 2017 04:05 pm - 6     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Police Emergency hotline, 119 will not function for two hours on January 9 from 4.00 am to 6.00 am because of maintenance work, the Police Department said today.

It said the hotline was being updated to overcome the prevalent shortcomings in the emergency service network.   

  Comments - 6

  • ANTON Thursday, 05 January 2017 04:28 PM


    NJ Thursday, 05 January 2017 04:29 PM

    So whats the alternate during that two hours incase of emergency ? This too should be advised

    John Thursday, 05 January 2017 04:38 PM

    Time for the 'purge' ?

    H Friday, 06 January 2017 09:32 AM

    Yeah announce it to the whole world. Sri Lankan authorities are total mutts via DM iOS App

    guru Thursday, 05 January 2017 09:20 PM

    When had it been full-time active and vigilant ?

    ceylon Friday, 06 January 2017 01:08 PM

    not only two hourslanka has a silent police from the independence. via DM Android App

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