Police media spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana says about 60 police officers have been infected with Covid 19 since the beginning of Minuwangoda Peliyagoda cluster. Anther 300 officers have been directed to quarantine. A special programme has been implemented to prevent the virus spread among police officers. He further said that public should not take unnecessary fear to visit police stations for get vital services.
- The Archbishop of Colombo His Holiness Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith invites all Catholics to return to prayer to counter the pandemic:
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