Seven infants, three mothers at Lady Ridgeway Hospital test positive for COVID-19
Seven infants and three mothers at the Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children have tested positive for COVID-19.
PCR tests conducted on them had confirmed their COVID-19 status.
The Hospital Director said that they have been identified as contacts of COVID-19 patients reported from the Peliyagoda FIish Market cluster.
They have been transferred to the Infectious Diseases Hospital for further treatment.
Earlier, two infants and a father from the Hospital also tested positive for COVID-19.