Sri Lanka records its 12th coronavirus related death

Sri Lanka has recorded its 12th coronavirus related death, the Ministry of Health said today.

According to the Health Ministry, a 47 year-old woman had died while receiving treatment at the Infectious Diseases Hospital (IDH) in Angoda.

The woman is a resident of Mawathagama, Weuda, and had arrived from India on 20th August.

The Health Ministry said the woman had been at the Iranawila Treatment Center before being transferred to the IDH hospital last night (Saturday).

She had travelled to India six months ago to receive treatment after been diagnosed with cancer.

The Health Ministry said that she was also diabetic. (Colombo Gazette)