Dec 11, 2017

5 suspected HIV/AIDS cases detected! Featured

Five persons suspected to be carrying the HIV/AIDS virus have been detected during a blood checking campaign by the STD and AIDS Prevention Unit at Gampaha railway station.

Among them are two women.

A total of 160 persons were checked to coincide with AIDS day under the theme of eliminating the infectious disease by 2025.

The unit said the five suspected cases would be further subjected to further examination to establish if they actually have the HIV/AIDS virus in them.