Over 62,000 Covid-19 cases in highest one-day jump in India

Saturday, 17 October 2020 - 10:25

India’s Covid-19 tally stood at 7.4 million today (17) after 62,212 fresh infections were reported from across the country in the last 24 hours for the highest one day jump, the Union health ministry data showed.

Deaths from Covid-19 infections rose by 837 to 112,998, the health ministry said.

A total of 70,816 patients recovered to take the number of recoveries to 6,524,595.

Update: Another 124 tested positive for COVID- 19
Wednesday, 28 October 2020 - 23:17

Update: Another 124 have tested positive for COVID- 19.Therefore the total identified today has increased to 335. Read More

Four persons arrested for heroin trafficking
Wednesday, 28 October 2020 - 23:18

A woman who was engaged in heroin trafficking in the Matara area has been arrested with heroin this afternoon (28).Our correspondent in Weligama said that... Read More

First Sri Lankan doctor who contracted COVID expresses his views (Video)
Wednesday, 28 October 2020 - 20:47

Specialist Dr. Priyankara Jayawardena stated that if citizens do not fulfill their social responsibilities, there is a high tendency for the elderly community... Read More