Sri Lanka Covid-19 total tops 14,000, Coronavirus isolation for Kandana, Mahabage
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka has placed Kandana, Mahabage police areas in Gampaha district under Coronavirus isolation as 354 new cases were reported in the island on November 09, the state information office said.
An 84-year old female resident of Kandana had died at the Infectious Diseases Hospital in Colombo after being transferred from a private hospital, taking total recorded deaths to 36.
She had been ill for long time and had passed away from Covid-19 related pneumonia.
The anti-Covid task force said Angulana South and Angulana North Grama Niladari divisions in the Angulana police areas have also been isolated.
Sri Lanka’s Covid-19 total has reached 14,285 on November 09, with active cases under treatment at 5,370.
The Kurunegala Municipala area was released from isolation except for Ilippugedara Grama Niladari Division and Kadveediya Grama Niladari Division.
Kuliyapitiya police area was also released from isolation except for Galagedera, Hammalawa and Ihala Kalugamuwa Grama Niladari divisions. (Colombo/Nov09/2020)