COVID-19: Two more patients bring total count to 891


Two more persons have tested positive the novel coronavirus raising the tally of total cases in the country, stated Ministry of Health.

Accordingly, the total number of cases reported from Sri Lanka stands at 891.

Currently, 500 active cases are under medical care at selected hospitals across the island, as per the Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry.

Meanwhile, with seven new recoveries reported today (13), the count of recoveries recorded in the country is at 382.

Nine of the coronavirus patients reported from the country have succumbed to the disease so far.