Kalubowila Hospital staffer positive for Covid-19


A junior staff member of the Colombo South Teaching Hospital in Kalubowila has tested positive for Covid-19, says its Director, Dr. Asela Gunawardana.

The employee in question had last reported to work on the 15th of October and was referred to a PCR test as he was showing novel coronavirus symptoms.

Thereby, 40 of his close contacts have been identified and directed to PCR tests.