The Department of Immigration and Emigration says the passport office in Punchi Borella will be relocated to Battaramulla and would be operational from August 29.

Accordingly, the new office will be located at Sururupaya, Battaramulla. The office in Punchi Borella will not be in operation today.

Reports said that work related to passports would not be conducted today as equipment and documents of the main office was being moved to the new office.

However, the services to obtain passports in one day will not be available on August 29.