Over 87 000 PCR tests carried out in Sri Lanka: Health Promotion Bureu

Staff Writer | Author . පරිවර්තනය කරන්න සිංහල හෝ தமிழ் 6/15/2020 6:07:00 PM
Over 87 000 PCR tests carried out in Sri Lanka: Health Promotion Bureu

Health officials have carried out over 87,000 Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) tests up to date.

They started carrying tests on February 18.

Since then officials have conducted 87,083 tests according to the Health Promotion Bureau of the Ministry of Health.

Sri Lanka has reported 1,901 Covid-19 cases as of today evening (15).

A total of 1, 342 COVID-19 patients have recovered and 543 are still receiving treatment. Sri Lanka recorded 11 deaths due to the global pandemic which has recorded 432,879 deaths across the world.
 

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