Covid-19: another 528 persons test positive


Sri Lanka reported 528 new infections of the novel coronavirus today (08), Army Commander General Shavendra Silva confirmed.

Accordingly, the total count of Covid-19 cases reported in the country reached 73,644.

According to the Health Ministry’s data, the total number of recoveries in Sri Lanka has reached 66,984.

However, 6,281 active cases are still under medical care at selected hospitals and treatment centers located across the island.

Meanwhile the death toll due to the virus in the country stands at 379.

May be an image of text that says "රජයේ ප්‍රවෘතේති දෙපාර්තමේන්තුව அரசாங்க தகவல் திணைக்களம் Department of Government Information 12.02.2021 Director (News) News Editor Update-18:35 Release No: 157/2021 Time: 18:35 Press Release The total number of Covid-19 patients reported from Divulapitiya, Peliyagoda and Prison Covid-19 clusters far the 12th February 2021 as follows. The number of patients reported so far Number of newly reported patients Associates of he Peliyagoda Covid-19 Cluster -69094 -525 Prison Covid 19 Cluster 528 Total 69622 (528 within today) Nalaka Kaluwewa Director General of Government Information 180 හවලා meി ලංකොට. 11)2515759"