Scientists in Sri Lanka call for more preventive measures

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  • Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Scientists in Sri Lanka call for more preventive measures” – below is their description.

    Sri Lanka has imposed a 10-day travel ban in an effort to curb a surge in coronavirus infections amid a third wave.

    The island’s key medical associations are pressuring the government to impose a stricter lockdown.

    Scientists have warned that, if no action is taken, the situation could get worse.

    Al Jazeera’s Minelle Fernandez reports from Kalutara, Sri Lanka.

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