Two coronavirus patients escaped from the Infectious Disease Hospital (Angoda Fever Hospital), the military said today.
The National Operations Centre for the Prevention of the COVID-19 (NOCPC) said that a woman and her son had escaped from the hospital.
According to NOCPC, the woman and her son had escaped while receiving treatment for the coronavirus last night (Thursday).
A search operation was launched to locate the two coronavirus patients who are residents of Eheliyagoda.
The Police had later found the son at a house in Eheliyagoda. (Colombo Gazette)