Due to the current fuel shortage, the 1990 Suwa Seriya Ambulance Service has suspended emergency ambulance service in 14 districts.
They stated in a notice that the service was suspended as of 4 p.m. yesterday (10).
Therefore, the Suwa Seriya Ambulance Service announced that their service will not be available in the areas in the following districts due to the fuel shortage.
They appealed to the public to refrain from calling 1990 and request the service in Batticoloa, Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Puttalam, Badulla, Monaragala, Hambantota, Matara, Galle, Kalutara, Kegalla, Ratnapura, Vavunia and Mullativu districts.
They also mentioned that some suburban areas may also be affected.