The Jaffna GA, K.Mahesan has requested that the people also should cooperate with the Health Departmental Officials in order to conquer the 2nd wave of Corona looming over the country.
In a context where the Corona threat has re-emerged, the GA commenting to the media regarding the regarding the current situation in Jaffna has said as above. All together 14 persons from 4 families which had visited Kanthakkadu and one family of a prisoner released from the Welikade jail had been subjected to self quarantining.
Corona was controlled earlier with the cooperation among the Health Department, other Departments and the people.
Looking at the statistics, the number of corona suspects is bit high. Our request is that the people should be vigilant and cooperate with the Health Department, he said.
Elaborating further, he said another danger is looming over peninsula where, people are entering illegally from India by sea. He requested the people to report any such persons to Grama Officers or police or any other relevant officials.