The number of coronavirus patients detected in Sri Lanka crossed the 600 mark this evening.
The Ministry of Health said that as of this evening (Tuesday) 619 coronavirus patients had been detected in Sri Lanka.
Of the 619 there are 478 active coronavirus patients in Sri Lanka, the Ministry of Health said.
So far 134 coronavirus patients have recovered and have been discharged from hospital.
Another 317 individuals have been admitted to hospital on suspicion that they contracted the virus. (Colombo Gazette)