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Dr. Sudath Samaraweera no longer Chief Epidemiologist

Sri Lanka’s Chief Epidemiologist Dr. Sudath Samaraweera will no longer serve in his role as he has been transferred out of the Epidemiology Unit.

Director-General of Health Services Dr. Asela Gunawardena stated that Dr. Samaraweera will now serve as the Director of the National Dengue Control Unit.

Meanwhile, Dr. Samitha Ginige has been appointed as Acting Director of the Epidemiology Unit.