Piyal Nishantha contracts COVID-19
January 18, 2021 03:46 pm
State Minister of Women and Child Development, Pre-School & Primary Education, School Infrastructure & Education Services Piyal Nishantha has been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus infection.
This was confirmed following a Rapid Antigen test for the virus, Ada Derana reporter stated.
State Minister Nishantha is the 4th Member of the Parliament to contract COVID-19.
Meanwhile, Minister of Education Prof. G. L. Peiris entered into self-isolation as he was identified as a contact of the State Minister.