Seven children & three mothers from Lady Ridgeway Hospital test positive to COVID

Monday, 26 October 2020 - 13:56

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The Director of Lady Ridgeway Children's Hospital in Borella has said that seven children and three mothers at the hospital had tested positive for COVID-19.

All of them were identified as contacts of the Peliyagoda Fish Market cluster.

When the Hiru news team inquired  from the director of the hospital it was stated that the PCR tests conducted on the 24th have revealed that the children and the mothers mentioned were positive for coronavirus infection.

Earlier, the hospital identified two children and a father who were infected with the coronavirus.