Mar 13, 2020

2 more quarantine centres in Kahagolla, Diyatalawa

Two new quarantine centres have been set up at the Diyatalawa Army Base Hospital beginning yesterday afternoon.

Major (Dr) L.D. Ratnaweera, Officer-in-Charge of both Quarantine Centers said Sri Lankan expatriates and several South Korean nationals have been accommodated at the improvised Kahagolla Quarantine Center and the newly-built Diyatalawa Army Base Hospital Quarantine Centers.

An eight-member medical team has already completed basic quarantine procedures on them after examining every inmate yesterday.

A special medical team, headed by Colonel (Dr) Shaveen Semage, Deputy Director, Preventive Medicine and Mental Health Services of the Army will coordinate the entire operation and advice accordingly.

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