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No new coronavirus cases reported during last 24 hours

Sri Lanka has not reported any new positive cases of COVID-19 during the last 24 hours, says the Ministry of Health.

As per the situation report issued by the Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry earlier yesterday, the last confirmed patient was identified on Thursday (26).

Accordingly, a total of 106 coronavirus-infected persons was been diagnosed in Sri Lanka so far.

Meanwhile, a total of seven patients who had tested as positive for COVID-19 in Sri Lanka have recovered completely and discharged from hospital.

With the recovery of these seven COVID-19 patients, Sri Lanka’s tally of positive cases now stands at 99.

However, three patients who are being treated at the IDH have been transferred to the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

In the meantime, 238 persons who are suspected to have contracted the virus are under observation at selected hospitals across the country.