By Vyshnavy Velrajh
A mother and child have tested positive for COVID-19 while being treated at the Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children in Colombo.
The Public Health Inspector in charge of the Hospital Anura Thilakasiri told Colombo Gazette that the two individuals are residents of Hulftsdorp in Colombo- 12.
The patients have been identified as a 11 –year-old girl and her 38-year-old mother.
Thilakasiri further said that measures have been taken to transfer the two patients to the National Institute of Infectious Diseases (IDH) in Mulleriyawa.
A total of 07 patients had tested positive for the coronavirus while being treated at the Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children in Colombo as of 20th October 2020. (Colombo Gazette)