President Gotabaya Rajapaksa today said the people of Sri Lanka must be prepared to resume their day to day lives once curfew is lifted. The President stressed that The country cannot be placed in lockdown until a cure for the coronavirus is discovered.
Instead he said the public must be prepared to resume their normal lives while strictly adhering to the health guidelines imposed by the health authorities.
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa made these comments during the launch of the ‘Suwen Sitimu’ or ‘Stay Safe’ digital platform project introduced by the Information and Communication Technology Agency to assist in the efforts to combat COVID-19.
Rajapaksa said the people cannot be controlled by imposing curfew and that the people must act responsibly to maintain their lifestyles.