Sri Lanka endures the highest number of Covid19 patients reported in a single day in the country, a whopping 135 new cases. This amounts to a 10% increase in overall cases.
Accordingly the total number of coronavirus cases confirmed in the country has risen to 1,317.
The Ministry of Health said that out of 135 COVID-19 cases have been reported in the country today, 127 patients were Kuwait returnees while 8 others were Navy Personnel.
Meanwhile State Minister of Power
Mahindananda Aluthgamage accused Kuwaiti government of sending a ‘COVID bomb’ to Sri Lanka in an TV interview.
“The people who came from Kuwait wasn’t chosen by us. From that country, these chose and send. It’s very clear that they send the COVID patients here. Its like bomb being hit.” he said.