Currently in Sri Lanka, 68 patients have recovered from the coronavirus infection and discharged from the hospitals, says Director-General of Health Services Dr. Anil Jasinghe.
Meanwhile, Sri Lanka has reported no new COVID-19 positive cases as of 5 pm yesterday (16).
Accordingly, there is no change to the total number of coronavirus patients found in Sri Lanka, which is 238.
Currently, 163 active cases are under medical care at Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH), Welikanda Base Hospital, Colombo East Base Hospital and Iranawila Hospital in Sri Lanka.
The island has confirmed 7 fatalities from the novel coronavirus.