Director of Health Services and Consultant Dr. Anil Jasinghe recently informed the Secretary to the President.
that although the risk of the corona virus has not been completely eliminated , if the general election is to be held, the necessary hygiene conditions have been established in the country.
Accordingly, the preparations for the general election are currently underway and the health sector is preparing to hold an emergency rehearsal in the coming week. It is for the purpose of educating the voters.
It is reported that the focus will be on how to maintain a safe polling station, what safeguards the public should follow, what security measures should be adopted by the officials and how to maintain the social distance.
Elections commission officials, state officials and security forces, including the security forces, will participate in the rehearsal.