Chairman of State Pharmaceutical Corporation Attorney at Law Dr. Prasanna Gunasena says the government expects to purchase 3 million COVID-19 vaccine before the end of this year. He also stated that around 130 countries which are affected by COVID-19 still could not obtain or purchase the necessary stocks of vaccine. Under this circumstance, Sri Lankan government acted quickly to bring large stocks of Covishield vaccine much earlier than the other countries.
- The government says action will be taken on the Easter Sunday commission report in a transparent manner.
- Minister Sarath Weerasekara says legal action will be taken against 32 individuals mentioned in the presidential commission report on Easter Sunday attack