Mon, 29 Nov 2021 Today's Paper

Two injured in road accident tested COVID-19 positive

25 January 2021 09:45 pm - 1     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Two persons who were injured in a road accident at Bandawa in Polgahawela were tested COVID-19 positive at the hospital.

The van transporting a group of passengers from Colombo had veered off the road and toppled at Bandawa on the Colombo – Kurunegala road when the driver fell asleep and lost control of the van.

Police said four passengers were injured and admitted to Kurunegala General Hospital where they were subject to Rapid Antigen tests and two were found positive.

Polgahawela PHI Mahesh Amakara said the group of passengers were from Colombo on their way to Kurunegala. He said steps were taken to quarantine the individuals who were evacuated and the injured were rushed to hospital.(Adikari Mudiyanse)


  Comments - 1

  • Dee Monday, 25 January 2021 10:48 PM

    Peliyagoda'identified cluster'

Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment

Focus on Laggala Gem mining big shots bigger than the law

The truth is now being uncovered regarding an illegal mining racket in state

How and why the TNA was formed twenty years ago

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) is now twenty years of age. The premier pol

India lays emphasis on culture diplomacy with Sri Lanka

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi wanted to inaugurate the Kushinagar Inter

Bittersweet memories of a ‘City that never slept’

At the heart of Eastern Province lies a now abandoned ghost town punctuated w