A vaccination centre operated by the Army for residents in the Western Province will be operative from 8.30 a.m today onwards at the Colombo Vihara Maha Devi Park open theatre.
The centre will be open until 4.30 pm each day until further notice.
Proof of permanent residence in the Western Province by way of the NIC, Electricity or Telephone Bill, a copy of the Electoral List or a residential proof from the Grama Niladhari is required to receive the vaccine at this new Community Vaccination Centre at Vihara Maha Devi Park, the Army said.
The Army-managed Community Vaccination Centre at Werahera-based 1 Sri Lanka Army Medical Corps Regiment HQ will continue as usual but Battaramulla ‘Diyatha Uyana’ Community Vaccination Centre will cease to function beginning Thursday (15) until it resumes operations again on Monday (19) at 8.30 am to Wednesday (21).
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