An island-wide curfew will be in effect on Sunday, May 31, Thursday, June 4 and Friday, June 5, the  President's Office said.

Poson Poya holiday falls on 5 June and Buddhist devotees have been  asked to conduct religious observances from their home.

From Monday, 1 June to Wednesday , 3 June, the  curfew for all districts will be in effect only  10 4 a.m. daily.

Curfew from Saturday, 6  June  will be also be in effect from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m.  until further notice.

Travel between districts is permitted except in the Colombo and Gampaha districts.