Malaria screening of passengers arriving in Sri Lanka

Travellers to Sri Lanka should be aware that authorities have announced their intention to screen all passengers arriving at the main entry point to the country, the Bandaranaike International Airport, Katunayake, for malaria. Authorities have not specified how the screening will be carried out or what measures will be involved.

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