Army Commander in quarantine

Photograph: Sri Lanka Army

Army Commander General Shavendra Silva has gone under quarantine after arriving from Pakistan. He was invited as a Guest of honour for the National Day of Pakistan (Mar 23).

“I have no exception, I am a citizen of the country, irrespective of my appointments and rank”, General Shavendra Silva stated.

The Army Commander was subjected to a PCR test upon arrival and will be subjected to his second  PCR test tomorrow (30).