Feb 16, 2021

Vaccinating MPs commence today Featured

Vaccination of all Parliamentarians against Covid-19 has started today (16), co-cabinet spokesman - Udaya Gammanpila stated at the cabinet briefing today.

Yesterday, Sergeant-at-arms Narendra Fernando had told media that the inoculation of MPs with India’s AstraZeneca COVISHIELD vaccine will be conducted at the Military Hospital in Narahenpita and plans are in place to conduct the vaccination drive for four-days.

Sri Lanka received 500,000 free doses from India and were given as a priority to frontline health workers, military personnel and police.