Help is just a call away
The visitors to the country as well as the locals can reach for help in case of a health emergency or in any danger though following numbers. The emergency access numbers could be contacted through all the telephone and mobile operations in the country while many mobile services offering emergency calls despite low signals and low credits. However most of the emergency services are restricted to town centers and suburbs while police stations and hospitals offer emergency care in rural areas.
FALCK SAFTY SERVICE: Falck is the world’s largest international ambulance provider treating over five million patients around the world every year and in Sri Lanka.
Call: 1990 for Emergency services in Colombo.
Emergency Telephone Numbers List
National Help Desk: 118
Ambulance / Fire & rescue: 110
Accident Service-General Hospital-Colombo: 011-2691111
Tourist Police: 011-2421052
Police Emergency: 011-2433333
Government Information Center: 1919
Report Crimes: 011-2691500
Emergency Police Mobile Squad: 011-5717171
Fire & Ambulance Service: 011-2422222
Blood Bank: 011-2695728, 2692317, 2674799
Red Cross: 011-2672727
Army Head Quarters: 011-2432682 to 5
Bomb Squad Army: 11-2434251, 2437515, 2330646
Police Head Quarters: 011-2421111
Electricity Break Down: 011-2466660, 4617575