Curfew re-imposed in Kandy, schools in the area closed

A curfew has been re-imposed in the Kandy administrative area as a tensed situation prevailed this evening.

The curfew has been imposed from 8pm today till 6am tomorrow morning.

Meanwhile, all schools in the Kandy administrative district will remain closed tomorrow.

Addressing the nation today, President Maithripala Sirisena said that the Police and the military have been deployed to Kandy to maintain the peace. (Colombo Gazette)