Feb 25, Colombo: Sri Lanka confirmed two deaths on Thursday due to COVID -19 raising the death toll from the viral disease to 459, 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 459 by now.
01. The deceased ts a 62 year old female from Kadawatha. She died on February 21 while undergoing treatments at Colombo North Teaching Hospital. The Cause of death is mentioned as a heart disease and complicated diabetes with Covid-19 infection.
02. The deceased is an 83 year old female from Wattala. She was diagnosed as infected with Covid 19 virus and transferred from Base Hospital Kiribathgoda to Base Hospital Mulleriyawa where she died on February 25. The cause of death is mentioned as Covid pneumonia and bacterial infection.