67 in Rathnapura referred to Quarantine Centre in Diyathalawa

67 in Rathnapura referred to Quarantine Centre in Diyathalawa

9 April 2020 11:00 am

67 residents in Rathnapura, Pelmadulla and Madduwa have been referred to the quarantine centre in Diyathalawa suspicious of contracting Coronavirus in their encounter with people diagnosed positive. 

The group has been sent for 21-quarantine period at the quarantine centre located in Latek Technical Institute of Engineering at Kahagolla, Diyathalawa.  

Madduwa and Pelmadulla areas were sealed yesterday as two family members of the gem businessman who was earlier tested positive for COVID-19 have also been tested positive for the virus.