The Chilaw fish market will be temporarily closed from tomorrow (21) for a period of one week.
Public Health Inspectors Association Secretary M. Balasuriya has told media that this decision was taken after 06 Covid-16 cases linked to the market were detected from PCR tests.
On Nov. 17, PCR tests were done on 50 persons who had visited the fish market.
CDF camp in Katunayake, isolatedMeanwhile, the Civil Defence Force camp in Katunayake has also been isolated.
The measure was taken after 05 CDF personnel at the camp tested positive for Covid-19 recently.