879 recoveries reported from the Navy so far

Two more naval officers who contracted the coronavirus has fully recovered, the Sri Lanka Navy said.

Accordingly, the total number of recoveries reported from the Navy has risen to 879 .

The recovered Navy officer will undergo a 14-day quarantine procedure in compliance with the health regulations.

Meanwhile, 2 returnees from Madagascar and 1 returnee from Maldives tested positive for the virus yesterday(3) taking the total number of cases up to 2069.