Sri Lanka Now.

Sri Lanka Now.

Elected President Gotabaya Rajapakse had fled the country after popular revolt by the public against his financial plans. According to Sri Lanka constitution PM had became acting President. The parliament will vote a new Sri Lanka President in this week.

GCE A/L and Grade 5 Scholarship Examinations.

Accepting applications for the G.C.E. Advanced Level and Grade 5 scholarship examinations has been extended till 15th September 15 2021, as per the Sri Lanka Examinations Department. A/L Examination will be held from 15th November 2021 till 10th December 2021 and the Grade 5 Scholarship Examination will be held on 14th November 2021.

COVID-19 vaccination for Foreign workers.

Sri Lankan Foreign Employment Bureau (SLBFE) website is now open to pre-register migrant workers for to get COVID-19 vaccination. Those who who want to go abroad to take jobs (employment overseas) need to register for to get vaccination through the SLBFE Website and obtain a reference number.
Official Website of SLBFE

Island wide Vaccination Center’s List Here.

First dose of Sinopharm vaccine Colombo District.
Viharamahadevi Park
Army Hospital, Narahenpita (AH-CBO)
Sugathadasa Outdoor Stadium
Mobile Medical Team (Colombo South)

First dose of AstraZeneca vaccine Colombo District.
Army Hospital-Narahenpitiya
Mobile Medical Team (Colombo South)

Second dose of AstraZeneca vaccine Colombo District
Viharamahadevi Park
Army Hospital-Narahenpitiya Colombo
Mobile Medical Team (Colombo South)

Mobile COVID-19 vaccine service.
Register with the National Operation Center for Prevention of Outbreak (NOCPCO).
Hotline 1906 or
Telephone number 0112-860 002.

Sri Lanka has relaxed the travel restrictions on recently. Weddings functions can take place with 150 guests. Further more, now temples, mosques and churches are opened for the general public.  Sri Lanka is slowly coming back to normal. From 2nd August all the Government staff are coming back to their offices. It means all the offices are back in normal. Now people are waiting for the schools to reopen. In the meantime Japan had donated 720,000 Astra Zeneca vaccinations. Additionally, in the Western Province it was used as second dose for 700,000 people. In addition, passengers traveling to other districts are  now allowed.

Rapid Antigen Tests.

Similarly Colombo Municipal Health Department is making arrangements to vaccinate all the people over 60 years within short period against the COVID-19 Virus. Meanwhile Sri Lanka Government is to amend the quarantine rules for its citizen who are returning from overseas. In addition there are two options for them like those Sri Lankan’s heading home can either avail the government led free quarantine facility.  More over they can opt for paid quarantine at a hotel when they arrive.

Meanwhile a program‘Park & Ride’ system will take place from Makumbura Multi-Modal Transport Center (MTC) in Kottawa. More over this program will commence on January 1,2021. In addition, office staff can park their vehicles here and can travel on special buses with WI-FI and other facilities to their office. Further more on return they can pick up their vehicle. In xconclusion, this park and ride program is expected to reduce vehicles coming to  Colombo.

Further more, the official election results is now available here.
In Conclusion Sri Lanka is a better place to have your Holidays.
Visit Sri Lanka.