Total number of coronavirus cases rise to 70 in SL

Total number of coronavirus cases in Sri Lankan has risen to 70, according to the Health Ministry.

2738 persons are currently undergoing a 14-day quarantine in 17 quarantine centres across the country.

The National Operation Center for Prevention of COVID- 19 Outbreak has called all those who have come from abroad and evaded quarantine procedures to immediately register to be quarantined.

Meanwhile, 97 Buddagaya pilgrims who arrived in UL-122 Sri Lankan aircraft have been sent to a quarantine centre.