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Airman among those tested positive for Covid-19

27 April 2020 12:27 pm - 1     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A member of the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) has been infected with Covid-19 reporting as the first case in the SLAF.

SLAF Acting Spokesman Dushan Wijesinghe said the airman was attached to the SLAF band of the Katunayake Base and that he is reported to have participated in an event with a group of Navy Band on April 12.

However, the airmen had been kept on isolation since then

He said PCR tests have been conducted on another group of SLAF members and results are yet to be received.

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  • Leo Monday, 27 April 2020 12:47 PM

    Good at-least they are now been tested. We must also test police men. They are handling curfew violators and are been exposed as a result.

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