Hotline introduced for relatives of COVID-19 positive prison inmates

Rebecca Pavey | Published: 1:44 PM May 15 2021
Local Hotline introduced for relatives of COVID-19 positive prison inmates

An information desk has been set up by the Department of Prisons, for relatives to obtain information of COVID-19 positive inmates.

Prisons Media Spokesman Chandana Ekanayake explained that relatives of inmates are now able to contact 0114 677 101, or visit prison.gov.lk  for further information.

Inmates who test positive for the coronavirus infection are being sent to treatment centres, Ekanayake noted, adding that relatives are now able to obtain information regarding the date on which the PCR or Antigen tests were conducted, and the respective treatment centres to which they have been sent to.  

Rebecca Pavey | Published: 1:44 PM May 15 2021

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