COLOMBO (News 1st); The government has declared today (13) a special public holiday due to transport difficulties and problems with continuing office duties amid power outages.
Public schools, government-approved private schools and Catholic schools are on vacation today (13).
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Immigration and Emigration said that the Ministry of Immigration and Emigration and other regional offices will remain open as usual on Monday (13).
The ministry said all offices of the Department of Immigration and Emigration will remain open today as essential services must be kept unhindered.
Meanwhile, the Foreign Office says the consular division will be open for limited services from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Monday (13).
Meanwhile, regional consulates in Jaffna, Matara, Kandy, Trincomalee and Kurunegala will also be open on Monday (13).
Meanwhile, the technical and technical college final exams which were to be held on Monday (13) have been postponed due to the special public holiday.
Director General of the Department of Technical Education and Training SC Jagath has announced that the exams will take place on June 20, 2022.