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Sri Lanka Suspends Visa on Arrival for Chinese Citizens

  COLOMBO., JANUARY 28TH

    Sri Lanka suspended its policy of granting visa on arrival for Chinese travellers today after the health authorities detected the country's first coronavirus infection. A 40-year-old Chinese woman was found positive for the virus after she arrived on January 19 and was tested positive for the coronavirus when she was leaving the airport on January 25. She was admitted to the infectious diseases hospital. Following this, the Sri Lankan health authorities ordered the suspension of the on arrival visa policy for the Chinese nationals. Travellers from China must apply for visa via the online portal, aid the authorities   according to reports.

Jan 28, 2020
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