17 Sri Lankans repatriated from two countries
A total of 17 persons who were repatriated from two countries arrived in Sri Lanka today (27).
Of them, six persons were from Doha, Qatar, and the remaining 11 persons were from Abu Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The group was subjected to PCR tests within the Airport premises and were later sent to quarantine centres.
Recently the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that a decision has been taken to temporarily delay the repatriation of Sri Lankans due to the prevailing COVID-19 situation in Sri Lanka.