The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Rome in collaboration with the Consulate General Office in Milan has repatriated the first group of 30 Sri Lankans from Italy under the direction of the Ministry of Foreign Relations and the Presidential Task Force (PSTF) by a Sri Lankan Airlines flight on 25.06.2020.
The group of Sri Lankans consisted of students, short term visitors and passengers with pressing medical issues. Upon arrival at Bandaranaike International Airport, Colombo today, all passengers were directed to quarantine centres in terms of the Government quarantine regulations.
The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Rome and the Consulate General Office in Milan will continue to maintain close communication with the Sri
Lankans, who have registered at the Embassy web portal, SRI LANKANS IN ITALY conveying their interest in
returning to Sri Lanka due to the COVID 19 situation, in order to coordinate the repatriation process, further.
26 June 2020
Embassy of Sri Lanka