COVID-19 cases in prisons increase to 708

2020-11-25 at 14:25

The number of COVID-19 cases reported in prisons across the country has risen to 708.

The National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO) said 24 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in prisons yesterday.

COVID-19 cases have been reported from Welikada, Bogambara, Kuruwita, Matara and Boossa prisons thus far.