Jul 12, 2020

Around 40 in Kundasale, self-quarantined Featured

Around 40 persons in the Kundasale area in Kandy have been self-quarantined, Central Province Health Services Director - Dr. Arjuna Tillakaratne says.

The measure has been taken after a instructor at the Kandakadu rehabilitation center was tested positive for Covid-19.

The individual, who is an Army officer, had come to his home in Kundasale during leave on June 25 and had returned to the centre on July 06.

After being tested positive for Covid-19, authorities have taken swift measures to self isolate those who had come into close contact with him and his family. More contacts are being located at the present.

(Source : Neth News)