27 new corona cases have been reported from the country by this morning. 23 inmates at the Senapura Rehabilitation Centre tested positive for the virus yesterday.
Confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Sri Lanka reached 2,871 as two persons tested positive for the virus yesterday , says the Department of Government Information.
The latest positive cases are reportedly arrivals from the United Arab Emirates . As per the Epidemiology Unit’s statistics, 267 patients infected with the virus are currently under medical care.
In the meantime, the number of recoveries from the disease has moved up to 2,593.