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Covid-19 death toll mounts to 157 with 3 more deaths

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The number of Covid-19 deaths reported in the country climbed to 157 with three new deaths being reported today, the Government Information Department said.

A 60-year-old female from Colombo 14, a 65-year-old male from Colombo 15 and a 84-year-old male from Mattakkuliya are among the deceased.

All of them have died due to Covid-19 related pneumonia. (AS)

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  • Asanka Wednesday, 16 December 2020 04:45 PM

    Hopefully for their berieved family they are not Muslims or Christians. What a cruel society this is. No respect for the deaths, no solace for their families and friends. Only victims of dirty politics. Mandatory cremation is a crime

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