Over 170,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka: NOCPCO

Over 170,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka: NOCPCO

Over 170,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka: NOCPCO

Written by Pavani Hapuarachchi

10 Aug, 2020 | 12:04 pm

COLOMBO (News 1st): As of Monday (Aug 10), a total of 171,169 PCR tests were conducted in Sri Lanka, to detect coronavirus infections, the National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO) said.

According to the NOCPCO, 680 PCR tests were conducted on Sunday (Aug 9).

Meanwhile, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka as of Monday (Aug 10), stands at 2844.

There are 254 active COVID-19 patients receiving medical treatment, the Ministry of Health said.

The total number of recoveries stands at 2579, according to the latest figures issued by the Epidemiology Unit.

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