A group of journalists participated in a media briefing at the Presidential Media Unit to the newly opened Presidential Media Center.
The meeting was convened by the Presidential Secretariat last Thursday (05) to explain the government’s policy on fertilizers.
A day after the press conference, Presidential Spokesman Kingsley Ratnayake had sent a WhatsApp message to the media asking them to follow safety precautions and to say that Covid was infected with a journalist who had come to the press conference.
Lankasara learns that Mr S.R Atygalle, Secretary to the treasury also visited this centre on that day.
According to the report, several journalists who were tested positive with PCRs.