3rd Covid-19 patient admitted to the ICU

2020-03-26 at 08:00

An individual tested positive for COVID-19 has been admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of the National Institute of Infectious Diseases.

A spokesperson at the IDH said a total of three COVID-19 patients are currently receiving treatment in the ICU.

Meanwhile, no new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the country yesterday.

According to the Ministry of Health, the total number of cases conformed in Sri Lanka remains at 102.

Three of those have recovered and discharged from hospital.

Meanwhile, Director General of Health Services Dr. Anil Jasinghe said 255 persons including three foreign nationals are currently under observation in Sri Lanka.

He said suspected COVID-19 cases are under observation in 21 hospitals across the country.