Over 1000 covid cases reported from Western province - (Video)

Sunday, 09 May 2021 - 19:08

Yesterday 1,896 coronavirus infections were reported in the country and the highest number was reported from the Western Province.

A total of 1,116 cases were reported from the Western Province yesterday.

The highest number infected persons - 411, was identified yesterday from the Colombo district, with 60 reported from Narahenpita and 43 from Piliyandala.

358 cases were reported from the Kalutara district and 88 were from the Panadura South police area.

347 cases were reported from the Gampaha district.

The Central Committee Member of the Government Medical Officers' Association Dr. Prasad Colombage stated that there will be an increase in the number of coronavirus infections reported in the next few weeks.

The Sri Lanka Public Health Inspectors Association states that reducing the number of infections reported daily through existing methods is difficult.