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The Sunday masses in curfew areas will be cancelled following detection of a number of Covid-19 positive cases from the Minuwangoda Apparel Factory cluster, Spokesman for the Archdiocese of Colombo Rev. Fr. Camillus Fernando said.   

Accordingly, the curfew is in effect in Minuwangoda, Veyangoda, Divulapitiya, Kelaniya, Ja-Ela, Gampaha, Kirindiwela, Dompe, Pugoda, Ganemulla, Weeragula, Weliweriya, Malwathuhiripitiya, Nittambuwa, Mirigama, Pallewela, Yakkala, Ja-Ela, Kandana and Seeduwa.

Fr. Fernando also said masses in other areas could be held under strict restrictions and adhering to the health guidelines like wearing face masks, maintaining social distance.

“It is up to the respective parish priests to decide whether to limit the participants and the number of masses,” Fr. Fernando added.    

Meanwhile, Wakf Board of Sri Lanka has restricted the maximum number of worshippers for Friday prayers and all other prayers to 50 persons at a time.   

The Ministry of Buddhasasana, Religious and Cultural Affairs informed all the devotees to restrict religious practices at public religious places. (Sheain Fernandopulle)

 

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  • BigEars Thursday, 08 October 2020 07:41 PM

    Now we can see the failure of a dictatorship.

    No Politics Thursday, 08 October 2020 07:52 PM

    It has to be without saying

    Sherlock Holmans Thursday, 08 October 2020 08:46 PM

    Cancel all prayers and masses, there's no God, we need only practical solutions.

    Nimal Friday, 09 October 2020 10:38 AM

    You already have got practical solutions without God. So leave Him alone!


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