Postmortem of 27-year-old male who died of suicide confirms he was infected with corona virus
- The patient died on admission to the Panadura Base Hospital on October 31
The Epidemiology Unit yesterday said, a person who died of suicide was found to be infected with the corona virus after the postmortem.
Accordingly, the total deaths of COVID-19 patients rose to 22.
The Unit, in a statement said, the postmortem of a patient who died on admission to the Panadura Base Hospital on October 31 confirmed that he was infected with the corona virus.
The deceased is a 27-year-old male from Panadura and the death is reported to have been caused by a suicide.