(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – State Minister of Batik, Handloom and Local Apparel Products Dayasiri Jayasekara was confirmed to have been infected with the COVID-19 coronavirus."State Minister Dayasiri Jayasekara contracts COVID-19"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – All international airports will be opened for foreign tourists and returning Sri Lankans from 21 January under strict health guidelines."Strict health guidelines to resume commercial flights"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Post Office of the Central Mail Exchange (CME) has been temporarily closed as an Officer had tested positive for COVID-19."Post office at CME closed after employee tests positive for COVID-19"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lanka confirmed two deaths on Tuesday due to COVID-19 raising the death toll from the viral disease to 217, according to health authorities."Sri Lanka reports two more deaths from COVID-19 Tuesday raising toll to 217"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –According to Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, 484 new COVID-19 cases were reported so far on Tuesday."Coronavirus update: 484 new COVID-19 cases identified Tuesday, total rises to 45,726"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Hingurana Sugar Factory has increased its net income to Rs 272 million last year. It is noteworthy that the factory has increased revenues last year at a time when the entire manufacturing process in the country is being hampered by the coronavirus epidemic."Hingurana Sugar Factory records a net income of Rs. 272 million last year"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –A final decision pertaining to recommending a vaccine for COVID-19 mitigation in Sri Lanka is reportedly due to be reached today (04)."Final decision on COVID-19 vaccine for Sri Lanka today"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –There is no truth in the media reports that Dr. Sudarshini Fernandopulle, State Minister of Primary Health Care, Epidemics and COVID Disease Control, has appointed an expert committee to recommend cremation or burial of COVID-19 infected bodies as reported by some electronic and web media, the State Ministry asserted."State Minister denies appointing an expert committee to recommend cremation or burial of COVID bodies"