Issuing a statement the Government Information Department requests the public not to be deceived by unnecessary rumours and false telephone calls.
Its Director Nalaka Kaluwewa said that correct information on the prevailing situation will be provided by Security Divisions.
The Government Information Department in the statement issued said that as a result of the bombings that took place on Easter Sunday 21 April, required authority has been assigned by the government to the police as well as the tri-forces in order to eradicate terrorism from the grassroots.
In the meantime Police Media Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekera said that when checks and inspections or searches are carried out based on information received, the Police will take steps to close relevant roads.
He said that thus roads will be closed in the city of Colombo as well as out of the city in other areas.
Therefore, he requested the people not to be unnecessarily fearful.