Pavithra Wanniarachchi, the Minister of Health was reported positive for the Covid-19 yesterday (22) evening.
Being the Minister of Health Pavithra Wanniarachchi is responsible for controlling the coronavirus in this country.
However, according to the PCR test at the National Hospital which was done a few days ago has confirmed yesterday that she was infected the Covid-19.
Her husband Kanchana Jayarathna also tested for the Covid-19 and resuls have showed positive, therefore, currently both of them are now corontined and refered to treatment center.
According to political updates, Pavithra Wanniarachchi and Minister Rohitha Abegunawardhana have participated for the political meetings of Basil Rajapaksha yesterday in Kaluthara district.
However, during the meeting yesterday, it was revealed that Pavithra Wanniarachchi and her husband had contracted CoVid-19 virus.
At this moment Basil Rajapaksha had stopped the political meeting and left the place as soon as possible.
Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi also used Dammika Bandara’s anti corona honey and given a publicity, however she is now positive for the CoVid-19.