Angulana North and South declared as isolated areas

Angulana North and Angulana South have been declared as isolated areas, the Army said.

Army Commander Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva said that the two areas have been declared as isolated areas with immediate effect.

Earlier, the isolation imposed in most areas of the Kurunegala district, barring five areas, had been lifted with immediate effect.

The National Operations Centre for the Prevention of COVID-19 (NOCPC) said that the isolation imposed on the Kurunegala Mucipal Council areas, except for the Ilippugedera and Kadaweediya Police areas, have been lifted.

The isolation declared in the Kuliyapitiya Police Division, except for the Galagedera, Hammalawa, and Upper Katugomuwa Grama Niladhari Divisions, have also been lifted, the NOCPC added.

Initially, a quarantine curfew was imposed in the Kurunegala district on 1st November following the spread of the coronavirus.

A number of areas in the district were declared as isolated areas thereafter. (Colombo Gazette)


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