Minister Vasudeva Nanayakkara infected with corona

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Minister Vasudeva Nanayakkara infected with corona

Water Supply and Drainage Minister Vasudeva Nanayakkara has contracted the coronavirus and is seeking treatment, reports say. Who is one of the oldest people in Parliament He is 82 years old. 

Nanayakkara, with decades of political experience as a leftist, was a candidate for the UPFA in the 2006 local government elections, running as the Colombo mayoral candidate. He was the Leader of the Opposition in the Municipal Council. 

Until recently he contested as a Parliamentary candidate for the Ratnapura District in the 2010 Parliamentary Elections. A program is being implemented to search for Mr. Vasudeva Nanayakkara's associates and direct him to quarantine.