Apr 19, 2020

15 more Covid-19 patients found

Fifteen more Covid-19 positive cases were identified by this evening (19), Director General Health Services Dr Anil Jasinghe said.

A media release issued by the Department of the Government Information says that these persons were already under quarantine in Colombo after coming into contact with other Covid-19 patients.

This brings the total number of Covid-19 positive cases found so far to 269 and the number of active cases to 166.

So far, there have been only 07 fatalities while 96 have been discharged after recovering.