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Director General of Health Services Dr. Anil Jasinghe said more than 130,000 Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) tests have been performed so far to identify COVID-19 patients in Sri Lanka .

According to Health Promotion Bureau, 130,390 PCR tests have been conducted so far while 2470 PCR tests have been conducted yesterday alone.

 


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  • Dr.Siri Thursday, 16 July 2020 11:13 AM

    According to the population of Srilanka isn't this inadequate

    FF Thursday, 16 July 2020 12:11 PM

    0.006% OF TOTAL POPULATION

    Kanday Thursday, 16 July 2020 01:19 PM

    US has test 1.2% of population. Sri Lanka has tested 0.6% of population. Not bad.

    Dan Perera Thursday, 16 July 2020 01:28 PM

    Singapore has only 5.8 million population but they have conducted more than 1 million PCR tests.

    Roger Haĺliday Thursday, 16 July 2020 01:30 PM

    To you guys it seem a big achievement. How is it in line with the population? A world record. Shame on you for bragging about nothing

    Tudor Thursday, 16 July 2020 09:02 PM

    Exactly true,what is the representation of the total population,let's do not cheat our selfs


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