Over 220 Navy personnel test positive

Three more Navy personnel have tested positive for COVID-19 today.

Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva said a total of  226 Navy personnel have contracted the coronavirus so far.

The Army Commander further said among the infected officers 147 are from the Navy Camp in Welisara.

The remaining 79 personnel are those who had gone on leave, he added. (Colombo Gazette)



  1. Navy personnel contracting Covid-19 is a blessing in disguise as the country needs a pool of people with Covid-19 antibodies to function in a Covid -19 ridden world.


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