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May 21, 2020

5 quarantined soldiers contract dengue Featured

Five army soldiers who had been undergoing quarantine at Colombo and Kotahena schools after being summoned back to Colombo, had contracted dengue, reports say.

They have been admitted to the Narahenpita Army Hospital for further treatment.

Subsequently, school-based dengue eradication projects have been initiated and infected soldiers have been subjected to PCR tests, reports add.