Aluthgamage tests COVID-19 positive; Gammanpila goes into self-isolation
Agriculture Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage has tested positive for COVID-19 following a Rapid Antigen Test. The Minister is likely to undergo a PCR test tomorrow (4).
Meanwhile, Minister Udaya Gammanpila has gone into self-isolation with several officials at the Ministry of Energy being tested COVID-19 positive.
Gammanpila tweeted stated that the ministry will remain closed until Friday (August 06) owing to the prevailing situation.
He was tested negative in a rapid antigen test, yet, has decided to self-isolate himself from today (August 03).