Thirty-one MPs asked to undergo self-quarantine

A total of 31 Members of Parliament who came into contact with COVID-19 positive MPs have been asked to undergo self-quarantine, parliament said.

It said 10 MPs were contacts of State Minister Vasudeva Nanayakkara and 21 MPs were close contacts of MP Rauff Hakeem and Coordinating Secretary (Political Affairs) to the Prime Minister Kumarasiri Hettige.