Staff at Dalada Maligawa have not tested positive for Covid
Officials of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic state that all the officers at the Dalada Maligawa Police station have been directed to quarantine after several officers tested positive for Covid-19.
Accordingly, Police officers from other Police stations have summoned for duty at the station.
None of the Dalada Maligawa staff has been tested positive, and the daily rituals are being carried under the instructions of the maha Nayake Theras of the Asgiri and Malwathu Chapters, and under the strict supervision of the Diyawada Nilame.
Strict health guidelines have also been implemented for devotees.