PCR tests are to be done on 70 persons randomly selected in the Kilinochchi District for three days from tomorrow.
These tests are to be carried out by the Provincial Health Department as per the instructions from the Central Health Ministry.
As per this, the PCR tests are to be undertaken in Nachchikuda tomorrow, Wednesday, in Kilinochchi town on the next day, Thursday and in Palai on 24th, Friday, on persons selected randomly.
PCR tests are to be made on 70 persons including, those who have visited the south, Lorry drivers, police personnel, inmates of home for the aged, in the above three days.
Samples taken from them will be sent to listed laboratories including Jaffna Teaching Hospital and Anuradhapura Hospital.
It is notable that, following the spread of Corona in the Kandakadu Camp, orders have been made for random PCR tests in several parts of the Country.