Sri Lanka’s health minister, who publicly endorsed sorcery and magic potions to stop surging coronavirus infections in the island, has tested positive to COVID-19.
- Pavithra Wanniarachchi publicly endorsed a magic potion, later revealed to contain honey and nutmeg, as treatment against the virus
- Other politicians who drank the syrup also tested positive
- The potion was approved as a food supplement by Sri Lanka’s Government
She and her close contacts will self-isolate, officials said on…