Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith and Ven. Ittapane Dhammalankara Thera held a media briefing today (28) on the coronavirus that has now been confirmed in Sri Lanka.
Speaking, Cardinal Ranjith told the media briefing that it was important to look into the safety of children especially since schools are a place where the virus can spread rapidly. He urged education authorities to look into this issue.
He further urged the Government to take all necessary steps to control the situation and said they are willing to support these efforts.