One more COVID-19 patient adds up to 937 positive cases


Another person has tested positive for COVID-19 as of 5.00 pm on Saturday (16), says the Ministry of Health.

The total count of coronavirus cases in the country thereby reached 937.

This latest positive case is a returnee from Chennai, India who is currently undergoing mandatory quarantine at the facility in Kandakadu.

In the meantime, coronavirus recoveries in the country moved up to 520 earlier today as 43 patients returned to health.

The Epidemiology Unit says that 408 active cases are currently under medical care at selected hospitals across the country.

The country’s death toll from COVID-19 stands at 09.