Aug 05, 2021

Prisoners to get COVID-19 vaccine from today

As the first step in the vaccination of prisoners, those at the Magazine Prison in Colombo - Colombo Remand Prison, and the Welikada Prison will receive the Sinopharm vaccine from today (5), said Prisons Commissioner Chandana Ekayanake.

Arrangements have been made to vaccinate all prisoners islandwide, following its completion.