Colombo (News 1st); The Director General of Health Services confirmed three deaths caused by Covid-19 virus infection on Wednesday (07). Accordingly, the total number of deaths due to Covid-19 infection in Sri Lanka is 591.
01. The deceased is an 89 year old male resident in Homagama. He was diagnosed as infected with Covid 19 virus while undergoing treatments at Colombo South Teaching Hospital and transferred to Base Hospital Mulleriyawa where he died on 06.04.2021. The cause of death is mentioned as Septic shock, Bacterial Pneumonia in COVID 19, Acute Kidney Injury, NSTEMI.
02. The deceased is a 38 year old male resident in Thanamalwila. He was diagnosed as infected with Covid 19 virus while undergoing treatments at District General Hospital Hambanthota and transferred to Base Hospital Homagama where he died on 06.04.2021. The cause of death is mentioned as Cardio respiratory arrest secondary to COVID Pneumonia.
03. The deceased is a 60 year old female resident in Hettipola. She died on 03.04.2021 while undergoing treatments at Teaching Hospital Peradeniya. The cause of death is mentioned as COVID Pneumonia, End stage renal failure, Hypertension and Ischemic Heart Disease.