The meeting at Ministry of Health was held on 5th of May 2021 and the decision was taken to convert Base Ayurvedic Hospital, Kappalthurai to COVID treatment center. All infrastructure and garbage removal are completed according to the COVID-19 rules in SriLanka.
In this regard necessary arrangement was completed and established on 28th May 2021 in present of Provincial Commissioner Dr.Mrs.R.Srithar. COVID positive patients were admitted on the same day. The treatments are conduct with the integration of Reginal Director of Health Services (RDHS). 50 numbers of beds are allocated for the COVID patients (female and children) who are admit at this COVID center.