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6 July 2013 06:00 am - 4     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The operating theatres of the Kandy Teaching Hospital eye clinic, which was closed due to a contamination, will be reopened on Monday, hospital sources said.

A Hospital Deputy Director speaking to Daily Mirror said the disinfection processes are being carried out at the moment. “We suspect the contamination occurred due to the lack of air-conditioning facilities,” he added.

“We are waiting for the test results of the microbiologist; if the results are clear we will open the theatre by Monday,” he said adding arrangements have also been made to install an air-condition system in the theatre.(Lahiru Pothmulla)

  Comments - 4

  • Cobra Saturday, 06 July 2013 12:28 PM

    This should open the eyes of the Health Authorities regarding other hospitals as well!

    M.O.A. Careem Saturday, 06 July 2013 12:59 PM

    to eye hospital kandy - Patients from N.P,, N.C.P, ,NW.P, ,U.P. & sabaragamuwa prov. patients come previous night and sleep on the payment........

    denuwan Saturday, 06 July 2013 03:38 PM

    Can we have Ramith Rambukwella as the first patient/ he is a native of Kandy. Recently he mistook the mail flight door with the bathroom door. He surely needs eye care (afterwards brain care)

    Cobra Sunday, 07 July 2013 12:12 AM

    No way. He was 'sleep walking', remember?

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