Security Force Headquarters - (Jaffna)

To be an effective instrument to the Government Endeavour to cultivate national harmony in Jaffna Peninsula through uplifting the physical quality of life and spiritual value of the people.

16th April 2021 19:51:15 Hours

Foreign Employees Proceeding Home After Government Quarantine Process

A number of 176 foreign employees from Saudi Arabia, Italy, India Korea, Lebanon, Canada, New Zealand, China, Abu Dhabi and Australia set off to their homes after completing two - week quarantine process at Vasavilan Quarantine Centre in Jaffna, on Friday, 16 April 2021. Having gone through the required quarantine procedures, they were awarded with quarantine certificates by Commander 521 Infantry Brigade, Colonel MM Salwathura RWP RSP USP. Soon after the awarding of certificates personnel who underwent the quarantine process appreciated the commitment and dedication of the army troops at Vasavillan Quarantine Centre.

The quarantined people were segregated according to their respective residential locations and provided necessary transport facilities to reach their destinations in Mullaitivu, Trincomalee, Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Ampara, Baticalo, Kurunegala, Kegalle, Colombo, Ratnapura, Hambantota, Badulla, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Puttalam and Monaragala Further, they were provided with picketed meals, snacks, water bottle, before commencing their journey.

The quarantine process was conducted by the troops of Security Force (Jaffna) under the supervision of Commander Security Force (Jaffna) and District Coordinator - COVID - 19 Control and Prevention in Jaffna, Major General Priyantha Perera RWP RSP ndu with the guidance of the National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID - 19 Outbreak (NOCPCO) headed by General Shavendra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc, Chief of the Defence Staff and Commander of the Army.