May 25, 2021

15 MPs & 2 parliament workers spotted as Opp. leader's contacts

15 MPs and 2 Parliament employees have been identified as close contacts of opposition leader - Sajith Premadasa, who was tested positive for COVID-19 over the weekend.

They were identified through CCTV footage.

Sergeant-At-Arms - Narendra Fernando said that the 2 parliament employees were directed to the quarantine process while the MPs were informed to be quarantined.

He had added that officials of Mr. Premadasa's office had been informed to trace those who had attended several meetings at the office.