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Navy sets up quarantine centre in Boossa

The Navy has set up a quarantine centre at the Boossa naval premises.

On the instructions of Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva a four-storied building at Boossa Navy Base was prepared to quarantine passengers arriving from virus hit countries.

Naval personnel have been trained by medical staff of the Karapitiya Teaching Hospital n quarantine procedures.

The quarantine centre can accommodate 136 people in need of such facilities.