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Brandix workers supplying masks to US test positive: NST

New Straits Times (NST), an English-language newspaper published in Malaysia, reported today (08) that Brandix Minuwangoda factory, which has been supplying face masks to a US company until August, has erupted in a COVID-19 cluster.

“Brandix, one of Sri Lanka’s largest garment exporters, in August delivered 200 million three-ply surgical face masks to a US client, which has not been revealed, The affected factory was one of those making masks for the order, but has been manufacturing sportswear since August,” the article stated.