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Prisoner among three COVID-19 deaths reported today

Another three COVID-19 deaths have been reported increasing the COVID-19 death toll to 232 today, the Government Information Department said.

It said a 62-year-old male prisoner at the Negombo Prison died from the virus infection at the Mulleriyawa Hospital, an 80-year-old female cancer patient from Colombo 14 died from COVID pneumonia and a 64-year-old male from Ratnapura also died from COVID pneumonia.