No new Covid-19 cases recorded in SL yesterday

2020-03-26 at 06:30

Sri Lanka recorded no new cases of COVID-19 yesterday, after five persons tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, the 24th of March.

The Ministry of Health indicated that it did not receive any new confirmation of COVID-19 during the past 24 hours.

The Health Ministry said Sri Lanka has so far confirmed 102 COVID-19 positive cases.

Three individuals have recovered and have been discharged from hospital.

99 individuals who have tested positive for COVID-19 are receiving treatment in three hospitals.

88 COVID-19 patients are being treated at the National Institute of Infectious Diseases while 10 cases have been admitted to the Welikanda Base Hospital.

Another individual who tested positive for the COVID-19 strain is receiving treatment at the Mulleriyawa Base Hospital.