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Temporary travel ban on South Korea, Italy, Iran

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Temporary travel ban was imposed on South Korea, Italy and Iran for two weeks due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said today.

CAA Chairman G. A. Chandrasiri said they have informed all airlines not to board passengers from South Korea, Italy and Iran from transits countries such as Dubai and Qatar.

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  • A Friday, 13 March 2020 02:27 PM

    China allowed and UK allowed how funny

    Manoj Friday, 13 March 2020 02:27 PM

    Why not China, strange...very very strange....!

    China Friday, 13 March 2020 02:34 PM

    Why no china ?

    Massdeen Friday, 13 March 2020 03:11 PM

    Why ban now ? Should hv banned much earlier why is the Govt so stupid?

    Kariappar Friday, 13 March 2020 04:33 PM

    Decision taken very late, the main source Chinese still open, maybe because for future Chinese loans by which the regime can make money like before.

    Gamo ko chickago Friday, 13 March 2020 05:17 PM

    China is allowed becos of road commission and other project will be cancelled. Even people of this country die also no problem. Family paksa pockets to be filled by china. World knows that china is the main country to spread the corona virus. In most of the countries china is a ban. But Sri lanka is giving more freedom for them to enter in the country.

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