1649 HIV positive cases in the country - 432 AIDS patients.

Friday, 29 November 2013 - 12:57

Parliament convened today at 9 .30 am under the patronage of Speaker Chamal Rajapakse.

The vote on the second reading of the Budget 2014 will be taken at 6pm today.

The third reading of the Budget is to commence on December 2nd.

Deputy Health Minister Lalith Dissanayaka addressing parliament stated that 1629 HIC positive cases were reported.

This was in reply to a question raised by UNP MP P Harrison.

Deputy health Minister also said that 432 Aids patients were reported last year.

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