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No shortage of essential drugs in the private healthcare space - SLCPI

No shortage of essential drugs in the private healthcare space - SLCPI

Teen who stabbed PHI on coronavirus duty arrested

The suspect who stabbed a Public Health Inspector (PHI) who was on COVID-19 prevention duty has been placed under attest, the Police Media said. MORE..

Three more test COVID-19 positive as tally climbs to 174

Three more patients were confirmed to have been infected with the novel coronavirus, a short while ago, said the Ministry of Health. MORE..

Persons who completed quarantine urged to undergo 14-day further self-isolation

Persons who have completed the quarantine process are requested to undergo another 14 days of self-isolation, stated the Army Commander Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva. MORE..

Sri Lankan-born Australian dies of COVID-19

A Sri Lankan-born Australian citizen has succumbed to the novel coronavirus at Melbourne, Australia, today (05). MORE..

Another COVID-19 positive case hikes count to 171

One more person has been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus as of 5.45 pm this evening (05). MORE..

China pauses to mourn lives lost to coronavirus

China has stopped to mourn the thousands who have died in the coronavirus outbreak, including martyrs such as whistleblower doctor Li Wenliang, while Donald Trump dismissed the advice of US health officials that all Americans should consider wearing masks in public. MORE..

Coronavirus cases tally reaches 170

The total number of coronavirus cases in the country has hiked to 170, stated the Epidemiology Unity of the Health Ministry. MORE..

Arrested suspect hospitalized over COVID-19 symptoms

A suspect who was arrested by the Pannala Police has been admitted to Kurunegala Teaching Hospital due to coronavirus symptoms. MORE..

Another COVID-19 case raises total to 167

The number of coronavirus cases reported from the country has gone up to 167 with another patient testing positive for COVID-19, today (05). MORE..

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Googles COVID-19 report shows whether Sri Lankans are staying at home

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Google boosts support for checking COVID-19 facts

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US government officials using mobile ad location data to study coronavirus spread

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Critical Injuries 2 6 6
Injuries 0 8 8
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Bill Withers, influential soul singer behind Aint No Sunshine, dies aged 81

Bill Withers, influential soul singer behind Aint No Sunshine, dies aged 81

Andrew Jack, Star Wars actor, dies from Covid-19

Andrew Jack, Star Wars actor, dies from Covid-19

Van Gogh painting stolen from Dutch museum during coronavirus lockdown

Van Gogh painting stolen from Dutch museum during coronavirus lockdown

From sofas and kitchens, music stars hold coronavirus concert fundraiser

From sofas and kitchens, music stars hold coronavirus concert fundraiser

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