Minister of Health Maithreepala Sirisena has revealed that two lives were lost due to the strike initiated by the Supplementary Medical Officers.
The minister was speaking at a function at the National Blood Bank in Narahenpita today.
The minister also spoke about the demands being made by these employees.
The Health Minister and the Health sector in general came under much scrutiny in the last few weeks.
The Minister also revealed the reason behind these allegations.