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Covid-19 Patients at H’tota Hospital discharged

All patients who had been receiving treatment at the Covid-19 Treatment Unit of the Hambantota General Hospital have been discharged as of yesterday (1).
With the increase in coronavirus-positive cases in the country, the Hambantota District General Hospital (Old) established a separate unit to treat Covid-19 patients.
A group of Covid-19 persons, including 108 females at the Trincomalee Quarantine Centre who had returned from Kuwait, were admitted for treatment at the Unit.
Patients who had been under medical care at the Unit had been discharged over time upon recovery.
Subsequently, the last batch of 67 patients was discharged last morning, said consultant physician Dr. Sudira Prabhath, who is in charge of the Covid-19 Treatment Unit of the Hambantota General Hospital.