No student or staff tested for COVID-19 – Ruhuna Uni. | Daily News

No student or staff tested for COVID-19 – Ruhuna Uni.

The Ruhuna University in a statement yesterday said that no student or staff has contracted COVID-19.

Vice Chancellor Prof. Sujeewa Amarasena said in the statement that a student’s father, an employee at Brandix had tested positive for the virus, and he had no contact with the father since he arrived at the university on September 27. The student’s had visited the hostel on October 4. Several PCR tests were conducted for the hostellers and the student, he said.

He said that the university will be functioning as normal adhering to the Health Ministry and University Grants Commission guidelines.