Ring Survey - Bogas Junction, Hingurakgoda MOH area, Polonnaruwa


A ring survey was conducted in the Bogas Junction village of the Hingurakgoda Medical Officer of Health area in the Polonnaruwa District on the 15th January 2021. All the participants were screened and made aware of skin diseases including Leprosy during this survey. Those in need of further care were referred to the dermatology clinic of the Hingurakgoda Base Hospital. The survey was conducted by Regional Epidemiologist and the staff of the Regional Epidemiology Unit, Public Health Inspector for Leprosy, Range Public Health Inspectors of the area with the support of the Polonnaruwa District Project Officer of FAIRMED Foundation.