The curfew presently in force in the western province will now continue until 5.00 am on 09 November, announced Army commander Lt. Gen. Shavendra Silva in a special statement.
Originally, it was due to be lifted at 5.00 am tomorrow (02).
Army commander Lt. Gen. Shavendra Silva announced the extension of the curfew in a special statement.
He said a curfew has also been imposed in Kurunegala municipality area and in the Eheliyagoda and Kuliyapitiya police areas from 5.00 am on 02 November.
It will continue until 5.00 am on 09 November.