February 14, 2022
Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Event: Approximately 1000-2000 health workers have gathered to conduct a demonstration towards the Presidential Secretariat, which is planned to last up to 3 hours. The march is occurring in the Colombo 2 area, beginning from the Fort Railway station towards the Presidential Secretariat.
U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid the area.
Actions to Take:
- Please avoid large gatherings.
- Be cautious when traveling near rallies or demonstrations.
- Monitor local media for updates.
U.S. Embassy – Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 77-725-8500 Phone
+94 77-725-6307 Phone (after hours)
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
For Sri Lanka:
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