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All COVID-19 cases reported yesterday are returnees from foreign countries: Dr. Jasinghe

8 June 2020 10:59 am - 7     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The all twenty-one COVID-19 patients reported yesterday were Sri Lankan returnees from foreign countries, Director General of Health Services Dr. Anil Jasinghe said.

He said 16 out of them were returnees from Kuwait, two from Qatar, two from London and another one from Bangladesh.

The total number of COVID-19 cases has increased to 1835 as of yesterday.


  Comments - 7

  • Malith Weerasinghe Monday, 08 June 2020 11:48 AM

    wrong headline. They are nor foreigners, they are our citizens

    Independent Monday, 08 June 2020 11:57 AM

    Incorrect headlines. Returning Sri Lankans are not considered as foreigners. The shameless daily mirror which funds by Basil's black money have recruited English writers from Mattala? What a shame.

    Sokrates Monday, 08 June 2020 12:23 PM

    What else can the man say if there is a general with his gun drawn behind him?

    Ravi Monday, 08 June 2020 12:34 PM

    When you look at your face we can see that your telling the people only what the leaders wants to hear.

    Clifford Perera Monday, 08 June 2020 01:05 PM

    The heading says: 'returnees from foreign countries" whats wrong with that?

    Dee Monday, 08 June 2020 01:54 PM

    Thank you forces.

    Joshua Monday, 08 June 2020 02:27 PM

    The people in the society are immune to covid no?

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