Six more people have been detected in Sri Lanka with the coronavirus, taking the total detected in Sri Lanka to 254 as of late this evening (Saturday).
Director General of Health Services Dr. Anil Jasinghe said that the six people were detected at a quarantine center in Welisara.
The number of active coronavirus patients in Sri Lanka now stands at 161 with 7 deaths and 86 fully recovered and discharged.
The Health Ministry said that there are currently 103 people admitted in hospital after seeking treatment on suspicion that they had the virus. (Colombo Gazette)