Police probe Kandy Hospital lab break-in


Kandy Police have launched an investigation into a break-in at the Kandy General Hospital laboratory by an unidentified group on 19 June night.

According to Police, an unidentified group had smashed the door lock and gained entry to the building, and they are also probing the failure of the Chief Security Officer to show up on the scheduled date.

According to a hospital source, the laboratory contained valuable equipment, including Covid-19 testing equipment, as well as costly chemicals and vital documents.

By K.L. Suraweera – Kandy