May 24, 2021

121 post-mortem on COVID-19 victims since Dec. 19

Post-mortem of 121 persons who had died due to COVID-19 have been performed at the Karapitiya Teaching Hospital between Dec.19 and May 22.
Of them, 92 have died since the 3rd wave erupted in the country, according to the Judicial Medical Office of the Karapitiya Teaching Hospital.
They have died at the ICU of the hospital while some have succumbed to at the homes.

Mos of the deaths have occured due to COVID pneumonia while the majority of the victims are elders
(Source Mawbima)