School Screening Clinic - Ira Handa Ketuwawewa Maha Vidyalaya, Elahera MOH area of Polonnaruwa District


A school screening clinic for the students in grade 8 and 9 was conducted at the Ira Handa Ketuwawewa Maha Vidyalaya belonging to Elahera Medical Officer of Health area in the Polonnaruwa District on the 17th December, 2020. The school students were screened for skin conditions including for leprosy. The screening was conducted with the support of the staff of the Regional Epidemiology Unit, the Supervisory Public Health Inspector, Public Health Inspector for Leprosy, Range Public Health Inspector, Public Health Midwife along with the FAIRMED Project Officer in the Polonnaruwa District.