No new COVID-19 cases reported thus far today

2020-03-25 at 16:56

Minister of Health Pavithra Wanniarachchi says no new coronavirus cases have been reported as of 4.30pm today.

Speaking at the National Operation Center for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak the Minister said the number of coronavirus cases reported in Sri Lanka continues to remain at 102.

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.

The Epidemiology Unit added 255 persons including three foreign nationals are also under observation.

The suspected cases are under observation at 21 hospitals across the country.