Welikada Prison inmate tests positive for Covid-19

Tuesday, 07 July 2020 - 10:06

An inmate at Welikada Remand Prison, who was sent there from the Kandakadu Dug Rehabilitation Centre on 27 June, has tested positive for Covid-19, says the Government Information Department.

PCR tests and quarantine measures are being carried out for this inmate, other inmates and officers of the Prison, according to health authorities.