Boossa COVID-19 Intermediate Care Centre receives medical and essential supplies

Leesons Hospital and Dialog Axiata PLC partnering with Manusath Derana charity initiative handed over a stock of medical supplies, beds and other essentials, needed to the Navy-managed COVID-19 Intermediate Care Centre in Boossa, to Commander Southern Naval Area, Rear Admiral Prasanna Hewage, at the Command Headquarters on 04th and 11th June 2021.

This Intermediate Care Centre was established by the Navy at Boossa Naval Base in support of the Government's programme to expand facilities required for the treatment of COVID-19 infected individuals. A number of organizations and institutes contribute this timely initiative with a wide range of supplies since its establishment. Accordingly, the Leesons Hospital partnering with Manusath Derana handed over a stock of medical supplies and other essentials for the benefit of COVID-19 infected individuals at the Intermediate Care Centre on 04th June 2021. In the same vein, Dialog Axiata PLC joining hands with Manusath Derana came forward to support the effort further with the provision of 50 beds on 11th June 2021.

Deputy Area Commander Southern Naval Area, Commodore Harindra Ekanayake, and a limited group of people from Leesons Hospital, Dialog Axiata PLC and Manusath Derana were present on this occasion.