May 05, 2020

333 Navy sailors test positive for Covid-19

333 Navy personnel in total have tested positive for Covid-19 in Sri Lanka thus far.

24 others who associated Navy sailors who tested positive for Covid-19 previously have also contracted the virus.

Meanwhile, 10 persons attached to the Sri Lanka Army and an Airman have also tested positive for Covid-19.

According to the National Epidemiological report issued at 08.30am today (05), the total number of Covid-19 cases stand at 755. 

The report adds that there are 553 individuals currently under medical care, 194 recovered cases and 08 fatalities.