Two more persons had tested positive for the Coronavirus Yesterday (17). Accordingly, the total number of COVID-19 positive patients in Sri Lanka stands at 244, Ministry of Health confirmed.
The total number of recovered cases in Sri Lanka reached at 77, the Epidemiology Unit stated.
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At the time being, 160 active cases are under medical care at Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH), Welikanda Base Hospital, Colombo East Base Hospital and Iranawila Hospital, the Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry reports
Sri Lanka has confirmed 7 fatalities from the novel coronavirus so far.