Coronavirus infected soldiers from 3 STF camps

Monday, 26 October 2020 - 11:42

A group of Special Task Force officials attached to the VIP security were identified as COVID-19 patients.

As a result, STF camps in Rajagiriya, Kelaniya and Kalubowila were isolated and it is reported that ten soldiers currently serving in them have contracted the virus.

The soldiers attached to the camps were called back to the camps.

Meanwhile it is suspected that they have contracted the virus as a result of visiting the Peliyagoda fish market to obtain fish for the kitchen.