The covid 19 virus eradication task force action review committee met today under the patronage of Minster Pavithra Wanniarachchi at the health Ministry auditorium. The Health Minister said that health officials should inspect economic centers, rented houses, Schools and investment promotion zones in the western province to find whether they follow health guide lines. Attention was paid at the discussion to increase number of beds for emergency treatments services, checking accuracy of the PCR tests conducted at laboratories and training intern medical doctors on corona emergency treatment. The health minister instructed to improve transport, residential and other facilities of all the health staff.
- The fisheries minister commends the government of increasing the daily wages of estate sector up to one thousand rupees.
- Minister Bandula Gunawardhana points out that the budget has kept confidence in the public and resources in the country.