Lankapage Logo CP 21 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Coronavirus update: 878 new COVID-19 cases identified Wednesday, total rises to 25,410
Wed, Dec 2, 2020, 11:03 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Dec 02, Colombo: According to Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, 878 new COVID-19 cases were reported so far on Wednesday.

All the positive cases identified Wednesday are close contacts of the infected from Peliyagoda COVID-19 cluster.

According to the Epidemiology Unit report at 10:30 pm Wednesday, a total of 25,410 COVID-19 cases have been reported and 6,982 patients are being treated at hospitals. Another 467 individuals are currently under investigations in hospitals.

Sri Lanka reported 124 deaths and 18,304 patients including the Chinese tourist, who was the first COVID-19 case detected in the country in January, have fully recovered and been discharged from hospitals.

A total of 848,814 PCR tests have been conducted to detect Covid-19 infected persons from February 18 to December 01, according to the Health Promotion Bureau.

 

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
NMRA grants emergency use approval for Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine
-- [5 hours ago]
Judge reluctant to consider petition against cremation of 21-day-old infant
-- [5 hours ago]
Minor tremor reported in Walapane area
-- [6 hours ago]
Central Bank warns of online financial frauds and scams
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka national inflation declines to 4.6 percent in December 2020
-- [9 hours ago]
2021 first group of workers leave for South Korea
Coronavirus update: 887 new COVID-19 cases identified Thursday, total rises to 56,076
Sri Lanka reports two more COVID-19 deaths Thursday, toll rises to 276
Suspect sentenced for 6 years for spitting on public health inspectors
India protests loss of lives of Indian fishermen in encounter with Sri Lanka Navy

Copyright © 2000, 2020 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.