Prison inmate tests COVID-19 positive after death
November 23, 2020 02:12 pm
A posthumous PCR test of a prison inmate reveals that he had been infected with COVID-19, the Department of Prisons said.
The 82-year-old inmate of the Mahara Prison had passed away while receiving treatment at the Ragama Hospital.
He had been admitted to the Ragama Hospital over a sudden illness