Sri Lanka finds three Coronavirus patients among returnees from Italy, Germany
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka has found three new Coronavirus virus among persons who had recently returned from abroad, the state information office said, taking the total found so far to six including a Chinese national who has recovered.
The state information office two were from among those who came from Italy and were quarantined.
The third was 41 year old who had recently returned from Germany.
Sri Lanka is also treating two other domestically contracted Coronavirus patients, who are linked to a tour group from Italy.
The first Coronavirus patient was a tourist from China.
Sri Lanka said from Saturday entry will be denied to travelers from Italy, Korea and Iran.
Travelers from Europe will be denied entry for two weeks from March 15. (Colombo/Mar13/2020)