Atulugama in Bandaragama has been isolated following the detection of COVID-19 patients.
National Operations Centre for the Prevention of the COVID-19 (NOCPC) said that nearly 17 patients were identified from Atulugama yesterday.
Meanwhile more stranded Sri Lankans returned from the Middle East today, NOCPC said.
NOCPC said that 21 people returned from Abu Dhabi via EK 667 and 42 returned from Doha via QR 668.
Another 296 Sri Lankans were scheduled to arrive today from Doha via UL 218. (NewsWire)