Feb 07, 2021

Gampaha public market closed Featured

The Gampaha Public market has been closed down yesterday (06) evening after discovering 18 Covid-19 cases, Mayor Eranga Senanayake says.

Gampaha Medical Officer of Health (MoH) Dr. Subash Subasinghe said that after two traders were found to be infected, Rapid Antigen Tests were done on 58 persons at the market, where 18 were tested positive.

Measures would be taken to do Rapid Antigen Tests on the remaining traders of the market as well on those working in the related shops, he added.