Category: Coronavirus Outbreak

Total COVID-19 cases in SL rise to 1,182

Staff Writer- May 25, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Another 16 more individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 today, once again raising the number of confirmed infections recorded in Sri ... Read More

Another 14 patients identified; total cases rise to 1,162

Staff Writer- May 25, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - The number of coronavirus cases in the country has risen to 1,162. Another 14 persons were tested positive for the virus. ... Read More

The 10th COVID- 19, death in Sri Lanka reported

Staff Writer- May 25, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) -A 51-year-old woman who was a heart patient had died from Covid-19 infection today. The Government Information Department stated that she had ... Read More

Total recoveries from Covid-19 rise to 695

Staff Writer- May 25, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - A total of 21 more Covid-19 infected patients have recovered and been discharged increasing the total recovered cases in Sri Lanka ... Read More

7 COVID-19 Navy sailors recover & discharged

Staff Writer- May 25, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Seven Navy personnel who contracted COVID-19 have been discharged after making complete recoveries. The group tested negative in the recent random ... Read More

1,148 Covid-19 cases in Sri Lanka

Staff Writer- May 25, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Seven more Covid-19 infected patients were reported today increasing the total cases to 1148, the Government Information Department said.It said they ... Read More

7,520 continue to remain at quarantine centres

Staff Writer- May 25, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva says 7,520 persons continue to remain at special quarantine centres. The Army commander ... Read More

We must never lower our guard Just because Govt. relaxed curfew

Staff Writer- May 25, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - The health guidelines and advisories issued early this  month to be effective from May 11 for the state and private sector  ... Read More

Toll of COVID-19 cases rises 1,141

Staff Writer- May 25, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - Three more people tested positive for COVID-19 bringing the total confirmed cases in Sri Lanka to 1,141, the Health Ministry said.A ... Read More

COVID-19: Cases reach 1,118 as Indonesia returnee tests positive

Staff Writer- May 24, 2020

(UTV | COLOMBO) - One more person has tested positive for COVID-19 as of 6.00 pm on Sunday (24), says the Ministry of Health. Sri ... Read More