Mar 20, 2020

Covid-19 positive cases increase to 70 (Update)

(Update) - The number of persons infected by Covid-19 in Sri Lanka has increased to 70, Minister of Health Pavithra Wanniarachchi says.

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Covid-19 patients increase to 65

The number of Covid-19 positive patients have risen to 65, a situation report issued by the Epidemiology Unit says.

Six more patients have tested positive for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

This brings the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 65.

The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health a total of 218 patients are under medical observation.