324 persons repatriated from three countries
A total of 324 Sri Lankans who were repatriated from three countries arrived in Sri Lanka today (23), the National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak stated.
Among them were 297 persons from Kuwait, 25 persons from Doha, Qatar, and two persons from Japan. The group was subjected to PCR tests within the Airport premises, and they were scheduled to be directed to quarantine centers later.
A total of 4,501 persons are undergoing quarantine in 42 tri-forced-run quarantine centres.