He was speaking at a press conference held yesterday (19).
Dr. Soyza further stated that the Neville Fernando Hospital in Malabe can be converted into a quarantine center of a hospital to treat Covid-19 patients.
Since the government is already paying for the hospital, the prevailing laws allow the hospital to be converted into a quarantine centre, he added.
45% of Covid-19 infected, aged 41-50yrs.
More than 45% of the confirmed cases in Sri Lanka are aged between 41 - 50 years, says Director General of Health Services - Dr. Anil Jasinghe.
He also said that the Colombo Eye Hospital will provide only essential services.