Two foreign Nationals among COVID-19 casualties

Amani Nilar | Published: 8:40 AM May 8 2021
Local Two foreign Nationals among COVID-19 casualties

The Government Information Department says that two foreign Nationals were among COVID-19 related deaths that occured yesterday (24).

Accordingly, one foreigner is a 46-year-old male, identified as a resident of Colombo 02, who was diagnosed with COVID-19 while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Colombo.

The other has been identified as a 63-year-old male from Colombo 4, who died of multi organ failure associated with chronic kidney disease. 

Eight COVID-19 related deaths were recorded yesterday (24), raising the death toll to 642. 

Meanwhile, 880 positive cases were reported from Sri Lanka yesterday, and the total number of cases exceeded 100,000. 


Amani Nilar | Published: 8:40 AM May 8 2021

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