Sick German woman aboard cruise ship taken to Colombo General Hospital

Sick German woman aboard cruise ship taken to Colombo General Hospital

Sick German woman aboard cruise ship taken to Colombo General Hospital

Written by Staff Writer

06 Apr, 2020 | 1:38 pm

COLOMBO (News1st): A German woman who had fallen sick aboard the MSC Magnifica cruise ship has been admitted to the Colombo General Hospital, Navy said.

The woman who is a 75-year old heart patient had been taken to the hospital, when the ship had arrived at the Colombo Port for refuelling.

Earlier Monday, a Sri Lankan employed at the ship who wanted to return to the country, had been removed off the vessel  by a team of Navy officers.

He has been sent to the quarantine facility in Boossa to undergo a 21-day quarantine period.

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