Aug 06, 2021

2 more MPs test positive for COVID-19 (Update)

SJB MP - Dilip Wedaarachchi has also put a post on Facebook saying that he has been tested positive for COVID-19 after taking a Rapid Antigen Test.Noting that his family is currently in isolation, he said that he has instructed all his associates who have had contacts with him from August 01 to isolate.

Meanwhile, Badulla District SLPP MP Janaka Thissa Kuttiarachchi has tested positive for Covid-19.

Earlier, SLPP MP - Rohana Dissanayake too, tested positive and this brings the total of MPs tested positive today to three.

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SLPP MP from Matale tests positive for COVID-19

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna MP from Matale District - Rohana Dissanayake,has tested positive for COVID-19.
He and his family as well as close contacts are currently in isolation, reports say.