Staff member at Lankapura D.S. Office tests positive for COVID-19

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The Lankapura Divisional Secretariat office in Pollonnaruwa has been temporarily closed from today (30) after a staff member tested positive for COVID-19, Pollonnaruwa Regional Director of Health Services Dr. W. K. W. S. Kumarawansa said.

Director General of Health Services (DGHS) Dr. Anil Jayasinghe said the staff member was identified as positive for COVID-19 following the PCR tests carried out for the entire staff of the Lankapura Divisional Secretariat office.

The staff member was confirmed to be a close associate of a COVID-19 positive patient at the Kandakadu Rehabilitation Centre.

The DGHS said they were tracing close contacts of the staff member and directing them to quarantine centres.

  Comments - 5

  • Dee Thursday, 30 July 2020 01:04 PM

    Ok. So there is nothing to worry. That person is from the Kandakadu cluster. Keep calm people! Wow. The new geography of Sri Lanka is amazing. 2-3 big clusters!

    ANTON Thursday, 30 July 2020 01:23 PM

    WHAT IF WE HEAR ONE OF THE MINISTERS IN THE PARLIAMENT DURING A PARLIAMENT SESSION TESTS POSITIVE FOR COVID 19 ?

    Era Thursday, 30 July 2020 01:41 PM

    Then parliamentary sessions online.

    Siribiris Thursday, 30 July 2020 04:40 PM

    If so good . No "miris kudu" incidents .

    sss Thursday, 30 July 2020 05:17 PM

    In the latest world covid map India is dark red. It is ominous signal to SL


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