Two more patients have been confirmed late this evening (Thursday night) as having tested positive for the coronavirus, taking the total cases confirmed in Sri Lanka to 106.
The number of active cases stands at 100 as six others had recovered and have since been discharged from hospital.
A total of 237 individuals remain in hospital on suspicion of having contracted the virus.
There have not been any deaths as a result of the virus in Sri Lanka. (Colombo Gazette)