Sri Lanka reports 17th COVID-19 death
Sri Lanka reported the 17th COVID-19 related death today (27).
The deceased was a 41-year-old male, and was suffering from cirrhosis, Army Commander and Head of the National Operations Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak, Shavendra Silva, said.
The Army Commander said that complications caused by cirrhosis may have been the cause of death.
He had passed away at the Infectious Diseases Hospital in Angoda.