The Ministry of Health states that the burial of the bodies of those who died due to the Covid-19 virus will commence from today.
Accordingly, the bodies of two persons who died due to the Covid-19 virus will be buried in a selected area in the Eastern Province today, the Ministry stated.
A series of guidelines for burying the bodies of people who have died of coronavirus infection was recently published under the signature of the Director General of Health Services.
The bodies of those infected with coronavirus will be taken from the Colombo Judicial Medical Superintendent’s Office and Welikanda Base Hospital for burial.
The Ministry of Health further states that the bodies of those who have died of coronavirus infection are being carried out under the strict supervision of the health authorities and public health inspectors of the area.