Oct 24, 2020

Sri Lanka’s 15th COVID-19 death confirmed

Another Covid-19 infected individual in Sri Lanka has died of the virus, the Ministry of Health confirmed.

This brings the total number of novel coronavirus deaths registered in the country to 15.

The deceased, a 56-year-old male from Unaleeya, Kuliyapitiya, was receiving treatment at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Kuliyapitiya Hospital.

Reports revealed that he had been suffering from heart disease.