Coronavirus recoveries from Navy surpass 600

Wednesday, 10 June 2020

Sri Lanka Navy says that 45 more naval personnel who had tested positive for the COVID-19 virus have recovered from the disease.

The total number of coronavirus recoveries from the Navy accordingly reached 608. These discharged navy men will undergo a 14-day quarantine procedure in compliance with the healthcare regulations.

A total of 866 coronavirus-positive naval personnel were reported in the country as of Tuesday (09). The number of coronavirus cases reported in Sri Lanka currently stands at 1,859. Out of this total 1,057 patients made complete recoveries.

Currently, 791 active cases are under medical care at selected hospitals across the island, according to the Epidemiology Unit.