Hospitalized Covid-19 patients fall below 200

Saturday, 04 July 2020 - 7:45

With the finding of two more Covid-19 infected who are arrivals from Madagascar and the Maldives, the total cases in the country has now risen to 2,069.

A Health Ministry spokesman said 195 remain in hospital.

Meanwhile, 50 of the 154 persons presently under quarantine at Kandakadu quarantine centre following the finding of a patient from Jinthupitiya in Kotahena were subjected to PCR tests and results returned negative results.

However, they will be quarantined for a two-week period.

Meanwhile, the Planetarium will reopen on 07 July and will hold shows with limited numbers of audiences, says the Government Information Department.