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Number of Convid-19 positive cases surpassed 1,000 in Sri Lanka

HealthMay 20, 2020
Number of Convid-19 positive cases surpassed 1,000 in Sri Lanka
The number of Convid-19 positive cases reached 1,023 in Sri Lanka, mostly within the Navy cluster. Total cases reaching 5Mn globally (4,986,332) and the total death rose to 324,190, while 29% of deaths reported in the USA. The second-highest number of deaths in the UK (35,341) followed by Italy (32,169). Brazil has raised to fourth place on the number of total cases which is recording low test performed per 1 million population.

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