Sri Lanka Coronavirus fatalities climb to 247 with death in Battaramulla
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s Coronavirus total fatalities has climbed to 247 with 3 deaths being reported on January 13 and total confirmed cases have climbed to 52,229.
A 66-year old male from Battaramulla had died on 12.01.2021. He had been diagnosed with Covid-19 and had been transferred from the General Hospital Colombo to base hospital Homagama. He had died of a acute heart disease due to Covid-19.
An 81 year old male from Colombo 15 had died on 12.01.2021 at the IDH hospital. He had Covid-19
An 89-year old female from Colombo 10 had died on 12.01.2021. She had Covid pneumonia.
By January 13, 50,229 persons had been confirmed with Coronavirus and 6,715 were under treatment.
Sri Lanka had done about 1.4 million tests so far and the mortality rate is about 0.49 percent. (Colombo/Jan14/2021)