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Over 500 people from 123 families in N’Eliya isolated

About 517 persons from 123 families have been isolated in the Nuwara Eliya District. The PCR tests have been conducted on 204 of them. Nuwara Eliya District Secretary M.P.R. Pushpakumara said that PCR tests are carried out on another 313 people.

High level discussion on protection measures in the District was held yesterday morning at the Nuwara Eliya District Secretariat under the Chairmanship of the District Secretary.

Many including Nuwara Eliya District Divisional Secretaries, doctors Senior Police Officers, Health Department Heads and Education Officers participated.

Nine persons in Ambagamuwa 80 of 15 families in Bogawantalawa, 100 of 26 families in Anguranketta and four of four families in Kotagala.40 in Kotmale, 14 from two families in Maskelia, 10 from five families in Maduratta and 200 from 47 families in New Thispana, 30 of 13 families in the Nuwara Eliya Municipal Council boundary, four of two families in Iragala and 26 of nine families in Valappana have been isolated, he said.