Mar 30, 2020

2nd Covid-19 death reported

The death toll from the prevailing Covid-19 epidemic has risen to two in Sri Lanka.

The deceased is a 64-year old being treated for the disease ta the Negombo Hospital.

Earlier today, 05 persons from the same family were tested positive for Covid-19, stated Minister of Health Pavithra Wanniarachchi.

The family includes a 04-month old infant.

The family from Chilaw had been detained and quarantined yesterday (29).