Minister of Health Keheliya Rambukwella believes the coronavirus can be eradicated from Sri Lanka within the next few months.
Minister Rambukwella said the government will act with responsibility keeping in mind the lives of the people.
The Minister speaking to media in Kandy yesterday said Sri Lanka is fourth among the top 10 countries in the vaccination drive with only a few G7 countries ranking above Sri Lanka.
Minister Rambukwella claimed the government’s topmost priority is to protect lives of citizens.
The Minister thanked the Prime Minister and the Minister of Finance for their guidance, claiming the Finance Minister assured him that all Cabinet Papers on behalf of the Health Ministry will be prioritised and not be rejected with other Ministries requests put on hold.