Curfew in Gampaha police division from 6pm today
ECONOMYNEXT – Curfew will be imposed in the Gampaha police division from 6pm today until further notice, officials said.
The curfew announcement comes in the wake of confirmed COVID-19 cases at the Brandix plant at Minuwangoda rising to 739, with 418 new patients identified moments ago, the National Operating Centre for Preventing COVID-19 (NOCPOC) told Economy Next.
A spokesman for the task force said tests are on-going in the factory which employes over 1,200 full-time staff. (Colombo/Oct6/2020)