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More expats return

Another group of expatriates from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar and India was brought to the island yesterday morning.

The National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO) said 4 individuals from Abu Dhabi, two from Doha and 77 from Chennai were among those sent to Quarantine Centres managed by Tri-Forces for mandatory quarantine.

A group of 174 individuals who underwent quarantine at the Tri-Forces run quarantine centres in Passara, Gannoruwa, Rekawa, Boossa and Norochcholai returned to their homes yesterday.

According to NOCPCO sources 28,323 individuals have been released from quarantine centers so far while 2,298 are still under quarantine.

NOCPCO sources further confirmed that Sri Lanka has carried out 155,540 PCR tests so far.


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