The Director-General of Health Services says three more Covid-19 related fatalities have been confirmed in Sri Lanka, This brings Sri Lanka’s Covid-19 death toll to 157. According to the Department of Government Information, the deaths have been reported yesterday . All three victims were identified as residents of Colombo area.
One of the victims is a 60-year-old woman from Colombo 14 area. She has died on 14th of this month while receiving treatment at a private hospital. The cause of death was cited as Covid-19 pneumonia.
An 85-year-old man who was residing in Colombo 15 also died of Covid-19 pneumonia, on 12th . His passing has been recorded as a home death.
In the meantime, a man, aged 84 years, has died of Covid-19 pneumonia. He passed away on admission to the Colombo National Hospital on the 12th . He is also a resident of Colombo 15 area.