COVID-19 recoveries increase to 93,374

2021-04-19 at 18:45

The number of COVID-19 recoveries recorded in the country has increased to 93,374.

The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 261 patients recovered and were discharged during the past 24 hours.

62 persons were discharged from the Kopay treatment centre, 29 from the Dambadeniya treatment centre and 15 each from the Neville Fernando Hospital and the Dankotuwa Hospital.

Earlier today the number of COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country increased to 97,000 following the detection of 204 patients.

3,008 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.

604 suspected COVID-19 cases are also under medical observation at present.