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The current level of social distance is back to level seen in 1st COVID19 lockdown

OtherJun 6, 2021
The current level of social distance is back to level seen in 1st COVID19 lockdown
Government of Sri Lanka has extended the COVID19 lockdown till 14th June pushing the level of social distance to the level seen at the 1st COVID19 wave. The lockdown in early May was not effective enough to restrict people moving around groceries but second set of actions that was implementation specially in last week of May have been effective.

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