Oct 23, 2019

President issues extraordinary gazette to maintain public order

The Armed Forces have been given the task to maintain public order across the country in all the 25 districts with effect from 22 October 2019.
President Maithripala Sirisena has issued a special gazette notification to the Sri Lanka Army, Sri Lanka Navy and the Sri Lanka Air Force.

The President has issued this special gazette notification in accordance with the powers vested in him by Section 12 of the Public Security Ordinance.