Guidelines for Circular on burial of COVID-19 victims

Coronavirus Srilanka

Guidelines for the Circular permitting burial of bodies of COVID-19 victims has been drafted, says Director-General of Health Services Dr. Asela Gunawardena.

He added that locations for the burial of COVID victims will be identified within 3 – 4 days.

Speaking in this regard, Dr. Gunawardena said the Circular will be issued after finding the suitable locations and seeking the approval of task force on COVID-19 prevention.