35 employees of Manning Market quarantined
Thirty-five employees working at several shops at the Manning Market in Colombo have been placed under quarantine.
The Fort Police stated that this decision was taken after it was confirmed that the wife of a salesman at the Manning Market had tested positive for COVID-19.
The woman has been identified as an employee of the Brandix apparel factory in Minuwangoda.
The Police said that they will decide on a course of action based on the results of PCR tests which are due to be released tomorrow (15).
As a result, several shops in the Manning Market have also been temporarily closed.