Doctor, 32 patients at LRH test positive for COVID-19 | Daily News

Doctor, 32 patients at LRH test positive for COVID-19

About 32 persons and a doctor at the Lady Ridgeway Children’s Hospital (LRH) in Borella had tested positive for COVID-19, Hospital Director G. Wijesuriya said.

Speaking to the media yesterday, he said 20 children and 12 mothers are among those tested positive for COVID-19.

He said two doctors who are closely associated with the doctor infected with COVID-19 have been asked to quarantine.

He also said that the PCR tests were being carried out at the hospital and necessary safety measures have been adhered to prevent the spread of the Virus.