Minuwangoda COVID-19 cluster expanded by 61 more cases


Sixty one more individuals have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus thus increasing the Minuwangoda cluster, the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, confirmed.

Among them, 39 patients have been identified among those who had been undergoing quarantine at quarantine centers operated by the Sri Lanka Army.

The remaining 22 are close contacts of the employees of the Minuwangoda apparel factory.