COVID-19: Update Health Hot Stories Latest News Local Positive COVID-19 cases count in Sri Lanka reached 835 By admin Posted on May 9, 2020 42 second read 0 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr Corona_Update in sri lanka Corona_Update in sri lanka Eleven more persons have tested positive for COVID-19 as of 11.45 pm on Friday (08), the Ministry of Health confirmed. The positive coronavirus cases count in Sri Lanka thereby reached 835. 240 coronavirus patients have been discharged from hospitals after making complete recoveries. According to the Epidemiology Unit, 586 active cases are currently under medical care. So far nine COVID- 19 patients in the country have died to the virus.