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Disembarking foreigners from passenger ships stopped

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Foreigners arriving in Sri Lanka by passenger ships would not be allowed to disembark with immediate effect due to coronavirus risks, Director General of Health, Dr. Anil Jasinghe said today.

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  • Anmanpan Tuesday, 03 March 2020 12:43 PM

    What is the logic? Disembarking passengers from boats stopped, disembarking passengers from aircrafts are allowed. This is the same mistake Japan made.

    Arlene Smith Wednesday, 04 March 2020 05:44 AM

    I agree with your comment and people arriving in aircraft are more dangerous than cruise ship arriving from Australia. Politician are not rational in making decision.


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