On-line registration for citizens
The Government has decided to register all citizens using hassle free
methods to propagate safety measures.
|How to register
public can register by accessing the website www.citizens.lk or
approach mobile units or other relevant Government institutions
which would be made known soon.
The Director General of the Media Centre for National Security,
Lakshman Hulugalle said the Ministry of Defence Public Security Law and
Order has made arrangements to register all citizens, considering the
security situation in the country.
Hulugalle said the registration would be done in a manner to ensure
minimum inconvenience to the public using on-line registration, mobile
service units and local Government centres such as Nenesala which would
provide easy access to the public.
Adding there were no hard and fast rules or a deadline for
registration, Hulugalle added that by getting registered, people could
avoid unnecessary hassle.
The registration through on-line would be available for the public
from today and mobile service units too would start operations
immediately, initially, in the Western province which would later spread
to other areas.
In the registration process, the public has to submit details such as
household information, personal, identification and contact details and
details of temporary residents. RS