2 new COVID-19 treatment centres in Gampaha

2020-10-29 at 13:44

Steps have been taken to establish two new treatment centres in the Gampaha district to treat COVID-19 patients.

Health Services Director of the Gampaha District Dr. Migara Epa said accordingly the two new facilities will treat patients who have been tested positive for the virus, however are asymptomatic.

One of the treatment centres will be established in Yakkala and will be overseen and administrated under the purview of the Gampaha General Hospital, while the second treatment facility will be situated in Attanagalla and will function under the purview of the Wathupitiwala Base Hospital.

The two treatment centres consist of 300 beds.