21st Covid 19 death reported today in Sri Lanka.
The Health Authority said
Deceased is a 40-year-old male from Mahara, who was receiving treatment in the National Hospital For Respiratory Diseases in Welisara, passed away yesterday night (October 31).
The first PCR test has not found the patient positive for Covid 19. However, after receiving the second PCR test report; he was confirmed as a Covid 19 patient a short while ago. He was admitted to the hospital on October 23.
This make 8th Covid 19 death report in Sri Lanka for last two weeks.