Mon, 05 Dec 2022 Today's Paper

Vigorous process to rid Colombo of Covid-19 spread

30 October 2020 12:10 am - 0     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

  • The second level contacts of these patients were traced and tested

By Kelum Bandara

More than 1,000 COVID-19 patients were identified from Colombo and there was a vigorous process underway to contain the spread of the disease, an official said.   

  • At the moment, the situation is under control

Chief Medical Officer of the Colombo Medical Council Dr. Ruwan Wijeyamuni told the Daily Mirror initial 337 cases reported within the municipal limit originated from the cluster associated with the Peliyagoda fish market.  
Afterwards, he said the second level contacts of these patients were traced and tested.  


“As a result, we found 702 cases. We are working hard to prevent the spread from Colombo North and Central areas to other parts of the city. At the moment, the situation is under control,” he said.  


Order Gifts to Sri Lanka. See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Vegetables, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Sending Money,Online Books, Delivery Service, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop Sri Lanka

  Comments - 0

Order Gifts to Sri Lanka. See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Vegetables, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Sending Money,Online Books, Delivery Service, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop Sri Lanka

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




Order Gifts to Sri Lanka. See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Vegetables, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Sending Money,Online Books, Delivery Service, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop Sri Lanka

Economy Decoded! Let’s talk about tax!

We explain the proposed new tax reforms in Sri Lanka and what it means

She said/He said

Much has been written and said in the last few days since the news was releas

POLICE ON TRIAL: Exercising Authority without Accountability

Although armed with the power of the State and empowered to use force against

Downfall and death of LTTE’s Mahathaya

The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) ceased to exist as a functioning