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* Sri Lanka reports eight COVID-19 deaths Thursday, toll rises to 430
Fri, Feb 19, 2021, 10:00 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Feb 19, Colombo: Sri Lanka confirmed eight deaths on Thursday due to COVID -19 raising the death toll from the viral disease to 430, according to health authorities.

The Director General of Health Services confirmed the following deaths caused by COVID -19 virus infection and accordingly the total number of deaths due to COVID -19 infection in Sri Lanka is 430 by now.

01. The deceased is a 67 year old female from Dematagoda. She died on February 16 at her residence. The cause of death is mentioned as Covid pneumonia and acute diabetes.

02. The deceased is a 58 year old male from Colombo 08 He died on February 17 while undergoing treatments at Methsiri Sewana Treatment Centre, Anuradhapura. The cause of death is mentioned as heart disease caused by Covid-19 infection, acute kidney damages and high blood pressure.

03. The deceased is a 43 year old male from Meegoda. He was transferred from Chest Hospital Welisara to Base Hospital Homagama where he died on February 16 The Cause of death is mentioned as respiratory failure due to bronchitis and Covid pneumonia.

04. The deceased is a 20 year old female from Rideemaliyadda. She was transferred from Kahagolla Treatment Centre to Base Hospital Mahiyanganaya and then to the General Hospital Badulla where she died on February 17. The cause of death is mentioned as acute Covid pneumonia and respiratory failure.

05. The deceased is a 52 year old male from Dekatana. He was transferred from District Hospital Dompe to Base Hospital Homagama where he died on February 18. The cause of death is mentioned as Covid pneumonia, acute diabetes, high blood pressure and asthma.

06 The deceased is an 86 year old male from Colombo 10. He died on February 17 at his residence. The cause of death is mentioned as Covid pneumonia, lung infection and asthma.

07. The deceased is a 74 year old female from Keselwatta. She was transferred from General Hospital Colombo to Base Hospital Mulleriyawa where she died on January 22. The cause of death is mentioned as Covid pneumonia.

08. The deceased is an 81 year old male from Wattala. He was transferred from General Hospital Colombo to Base Hospital Mulleriyawa where he died on January 20. The cause of death is mentioned as heart failure and respiratory failure.

 

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