24-hour hotline – 1912 – for tourists in Sri Lanka


A 24-hours hotline, 1912, is now available to provide assistance for all tourists remaining in Sri Lanka during the fight against the COVID-19.

The initiative was taken by the Sri Lanka Inbound Tour Operators Association together with all stakeholders in the tourism industry.

The hotline can be used by the tourists for any queries and assistance during their stay in the country.

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, issuing an appreciative Twitter message, said that it is a much needed initiative. He also said, “Appreciate the much needed initiative taken up voluntarily by the Inbound Tour Operators Association and all stakeholders of the tourism industry to provide assistance to tourists in Sri Lanka with any queries they may have”.