Coronavirus cases increase to 1,060

2020-05-22 at 19:39

Another three individuals tested positive for the coronavirus today.

The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said five persons tested positive for COVID-19 today.

Accordingly, the number of infections in the country increases to 1,060.

The number of COVID-19 recoveries in Sri Lanka rose to 620 today after 16 patients were discharged after fully recovering during the past 24 hours.

13 Navy personnel who contracted the coronavirus also recovered and were discharged.

Among the 1,060 coronavirus positive cases in the country are 596 Navy personnel and 36 persons who they associated.

Another 431 coronavirus positive cases continue to receive in-house treatment.

110 persons continue to remain under observation on suspicions of having contracted COVID-19.