Access to airport terminals only for passengers

Wednesday, 29 January 2020

The visitors accompanying the passengers will not be allowed to enter the arrival or departure lobbies from today the Airport and Aviation Authority has announced.The program implemented from 6.00 am today (28). The chairman of the Authority has taken the decision to contain the spread of coronavirus through the air passengers.

Accordingly, visitors dropping off departing passengers and receiving arriving passengers are prohibited from entering the airport premises.Meanwhile, the Minister of Health Pavithra Wanniarachchi and the members of the National Action Committee appointed to prevent the coronavirus spreading in the country paid an emergency visit to the airport to observe the measures taken to prevent coronavirus outbreak