Over 800 COVID-19 infections reported from prisons | Daily News

Over 800 COVID-19 infections reported from prisons

The number of COVID-19 infections reported from prisons has risen to 821.

The number of recoveries so far is 116 and two detainees has died.

The number of new patients reported yesterday was 31 and 14 of them are from the Welikada Prison, seven from the Colombo Remand Prison, nine from the Boossa Prison and one inmate from the Kuruwita Prison. Among the patients are 49 prison guards and 772 inmates.