Army Commander rejects false reports of areas under lock-down

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Army Commander Shavendra Silva, the head of the coronavirus prevention operations today rejected the false reports that several areas were subjected to a lock-down.

Addressing the media, he urged the people not to be misled by the false news and only rely on the news disseminated by the government.

Meanwhile, the Army Commander said all those at the Kandakadu Treatment and Rehabilitation Centre currently on leave had been recalled.

“Most of them have returned and the rest will be rounded up soon and sent to the Katukeliyawa quarantine centre,” he added. (Sheain Fernandopulle)


  Comments - 5

  • Clau Eri Friday, 10 July 2020 07:02 PM

    Health officials blaming the government and the forces who are taking care of the covid19. They are saying that no one is following the guidelines from the health officials. Saying that people are forgot the rules and regulations. But specially blaming the government.

    Warren Raed Friday, 10 July 2020 07:52 PM

    The blame game from all quarters will never end. Either way, all top brass and politicians get to go about while the citizens suffer this way or that way.

    Dee Friday, 10 July 2020 08:00 PM

    Thank you 'Sar'

    Reinxie Friday, 10 July 2020 08:46 PM

    Tell us the truth please,it is our lives.

    Siva Sunday, 12 July 2020 05:55 AM

    When the Army says anything its Gospel

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