Jan 17, 2021

4 parliament staff tests Covid-19 positive

04 staff members at the Sri Lanka Parliament have tested positive for Covid-19, authorities announced today (17).

The DGHS of the Health Ministry said that the infected parliament staff members have been sent to Covid treatment facilities.

463 PCR tests were carried out at the Parliamentary complex last week, which included 14 MPs and the Speaker.

The four staff members were identified from these tests, Health authorities added.