The decision on whether the quarantine curfew would continue further would be announced tomorrow (3).
Health Services Director General Consultant Physician Dr. Asela Gunawardhena stated that the decision would be taken at the Covid Prevention Task Force meeting with President.
Don’t be misled by count – Dr. Sudarshini
State Minister for Covid-19 Control Consultant Physician Dr. Sudarshini Fernandopulle stated that her personal opinion is that the quarantine curfew should continue for two weeks more .
She pointed out that though the daily reported number of Covid-19 afflicted is around 5,000, the actual number in the community is about 50,000.