COVID patients at Katunayake EPZ increase to 111

With the 113 patients tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday (14), the Minuwangoda Brandix coronavirus cluster increased to 1,721.

The Department of Government Information stated that the 113 patients include five connected with the Brandix cluster undergoing quarantine procedure, while the other 108 were their associates.

Accordingly, the number of COVID-19 infections reported in the country has increased to 5,170.

Two returnees from Kuwait and Qatar who were undergoing quarantine procedures have also tested positive for the virus yesterday (14).

Accordingly, 1,800 patients infected with the virus are being treated at hospitals as 3,357 patients who were infected virus have recovered.

The number of COVID-19 patients reported from the Katunayake Export Processing Zone has also increased to 111.

The results of the 150 PCR tests carried out at the Board of Investment were released yesterday (14), where 37 persons tested positive for the coronavirus.

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