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Services for HIV patients continue uninterrupted

The National STD/AIDS Control Programme will hand over all required drugs for patients islandwide until next Saturday (April 4), the Health Promotion Bureau (HPB) Director Dr. Palitha Karunapema said.

According to Dr. Karunapema, the Colombo clinic will be kept open from 8.00 am to 12.00 noon until next Saturday. The patients can visit the clinic and obtain drugs. They can use the short message (SMS) sent to their mobile phone by the National STD/AIDS Control Programme as their curfew pass.

The patients who cannot visit the Colombo clinic can obtain the nearest clinic location and relevant telephone number from the web site www.aidscontrol.gov.lk

Meanwhile the Director of the National STD/AIDS Control Programme Dr. Rasanjali Hettiarachchi said that the programme has taken all possible steps to serve patients islandwide.

 


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