Sep 06, 2021

1200 Indigenous persons afflicted by Covid-19  Featured

Uruwarige Muthubanda, son of the Vedda (indigenous) leader stated that nearly 1200 among his community in Dambana are infected with Covid-19.

Elaborating further to the media, he said that they were from 46 families and home quarantined. 

He added that ever since Covid-19 appeared in Dambana, medical teams have been providing constant support.

The wife of the Vedda leader passed away yesterday (5) due to Covid-19.