Two more people tested positive for the coronavirus in Sri Lanka today (Sunday) taking the total number of confirmed cases in Sri Lanka to 256, the Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said.
Meanwhile, five more patients who were infected with COVID-19 in Sri Lanka have completely recovered and were discharged from hospital today.
The Ministry of Health said 91 patients, including 90 Sri Lankans and a Chinese Woman, have recovered so far and have been discharged from hospital.
Meanwhile, 254 persons have been infected by the coronavirus in Sri Lanka, while 156 patients have been reported as active cases.
The Ministry of Health said 103 persons are admitted to various hospitals on suspicion of having contracted the virus.
Seven deaths due to COVID-19 have been reported so far in Sri Lanka, it added. (Colombo Gazette)