The Reactivation of the Social Media to be delayed
Published: 05:42 GMT, Mar 12, 2018 |
Secretary to the President Austin Fernando says the reactivation of several social media sites including Facebook will be delayed by a few more days.
The Secretary to the President said intelligence units must ensure that the tense situation has returned to normalcy.
He further said that, the relevant authorities will be subsequently notified to activate all social media sites.
When asked if the general public will not protest against the government over the temporary social media ban, the Secretary to the President said there is no such opposition adding that a majority of people have expressed positive statements over the social media ban.
However, Secretary to the President Austin Fernando said the government expects to remove the temporary social media ban as soon as possible.