DIG Ajith Rohana says 14 drug addicts are among the corona infected persons. It is very dangerous that they can be the origins of virus clusters. Therefore, the DIG requests the public to help to trace drug addicts living in shanty areas and flats. People should not provide accommodation to any visitor or outsider. In case of such an incident taking place in the neighborhood people should inform the police.
Meanwhile, the police have arrested over 500 persons who had violated curfew during the past 24 hours. The curfew will be imposed at 8.00 pm tonight island-wide and continue till 5.00 am on Monday the 04th.