A/L candidate tests COVID-19 positive
By J.T. de Silva
A student, who was sitting for the G.C.E. Advanced Level Examination yesterday (18), at a centre in Minuwangoda, has been tested positive for COVID-19. Commissioner General of Examinations, B. Sanath Pujitha, said the student has been sent to the Infectious Diseases Hospital.
The Commissioner General of Examinations said, on the advice of Medical Officers of Health, students who came into close contact with the patient will sit for the examination in a separate classroom.