APSL donated 200 Non Rebreather Masks (NRB) and 5ply KN 95 respirator masks to Colombo South Teaching Hospital, Kalubowilla

We are pleased to inform you that we have donated much needed Non-Rebreather Masks (NRB) and 5ply KN 95 Respirator Masks to Colombo South Teaching Hospital (CSTH), Kalubowilla, to help treat the increased number of Covid patients within the region. These items will be dispatch to treat covid patients within the hospital premises and associated intermediate treatment centres within the area.

We have donated,

  1. 200 Non Rebreather Masks (NRB) with reservoir bags = 500.00 LKR x 200 = 100,000.00 LKR
  2. 5ply KN 95 respirator masks – 50 LKR x 300 = 15,000.00 LKR (donated in June)
  3. Total – 115,000.00 LKR

On behalf of APSL, Dr Rukshani  Edirisinghe– CSTH Level 2 transfer coordinator and Dr Kushan Athukorala handed over the items to Dr Sagari Kiriwandeniya – Director CSTH, Dr Upali Wijemanna – Deputy Director CSTH, Dr Sandaruwan – Secretary Donation Committee CSTH, Dr Chula – Covid Advisory Committee, Dr Damitha– Donation Committee and the representative medical officers of Covid Isolation Ward and Covid High Dependency Unit at CSTH.  

APSL wishes to thank, Dr Kushan Athukorla, Dr Rukshani  Edirisinghe, Mr Rohan De Alwis and Mrs Ruki Pinidiya for their dedication, commitment and kind coordination and all our donors for supporting the cause.

Please see below photos of the donation.