Seven more Corona burials carried out at Ottamavadi

Coronavirus local Srilanka

Seven more bodies of individuals who succumbed to COVID-19 have been buried at the Ottamavadi area in Batticaloa District today (March 8), Commander of Army General Shavendra Silva said.

Accordingly, a total of 31 corpses infected with novel coronavirus have been buried since the policy on mandatory cremation was reversed last month.

On March 05, Sri Lanka began burials of COVID victims at Ottamavadi in Eastern Province.