Two more patients have been tested positive for the covid-19 virus increasing the total to 237, Epidermlogy unit said.
Update : 6.12PM
The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in Sri Lanka has risen to 235, Epidermlogy unit said
This came after two patients were diagnosed with coronavirus this evening according to the Epidemiology Unit.
Of the total, 07 patients died while 63 patients have fully recovered and have been discharged from hospitals.
Another 165 confirmed patients are receiving treatments and there are 144 suspected patients under medical supervision in hospitals across the country.