60 more test COVID-19 positive; cases up to 5,685

2020-10-20 at 14:55

Another 60 associates of Minuwangoda factory workers have tested positive for the coronavirus.

The Government Information Department said the Minuwangoda COVID-19 cluster accordingly increases to 2,222.

With the new infections reported today, the total number of cases recorded in the country increases to 5,685.

Accordingly, 2,215 persons including 16 foreign nationals are currently receiving medical treatment for the coronavirus at 20 hospitals.

297 suspected COVID-19 cases are also under medical observation. COVID-19 recoveries in the country is at 3,440.