Results of the scientific investigation into the new COVID wave to be handed over to Health Ministry

Friday, 30 October 2020 - 13:05

Director of the Dengue Research Center at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Professor Nilika Malavige stated that the results of the scientific investigation into the new coronavirus wave with the emergence of the Minuwangoda Brandix COVID cluster will be handed over to the Ministry of Health within this week.

She said that the virus specifics as well as the facts related to its spread are currently being investigated in the laboratories.

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