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12th Covid-19 death reported in Sri Lanka


23 August 2020 07:35 am - 5     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A 47-year-old woman, who returned from India and being treated at the Infectious Diseases Hospital (IDH) has died due to Covid-19, reporting the 12th death from the virus infection in Sri Lanka, the Health Ministry said.

She was reportedly suffering from a heart condition.


  Comments - 5

  • Eichmann Bernhard Sunday, 23 August 2020 09:49 AM

    It is very sad

    Mm Sunday, 23 August 2020 09:55 AM

    Our covid numbers will never see the end because of the airline NOT requesting for a PCR test before boarding on to the flight into Sri Lanka.

    Arujuna Sunday, 23 August 2020 09:58 AM

    We have lost one person since the last death some months ago, but in India over 900 people have died of covid in the last 24 hours alone.

    Prof Jey R Sunday, 23 August 2020 10:30 AM

    Must keep the number low... The more the spread the more complicated it will become..

    SL in Qatar Sunday, 23 August 2020 12:26 PM

    My deepest sympathies to the family members that lost their loved one.

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