SRI JAYAWARDENEPURA KOTTE: Sri Lanka imposed a nationwide weekend curfew on Satuday (today) which will run till Monday.
According to the authorities, Coronavirus has infected 70 people in the country.
The death toll from the new coronavirus has surpassed 5,000 in Europe. In Italy, Spain and Germany a steep rise in infections has been reported.
Italy announced 627 more deaths the biggest day-to-day increase in the country’s four-week epidemic and total number of deaths in Italy has now reached 4,032.
Spain’s death toll has also increased to more than 1,000, while in Iran the number on fatalities hit another grim milestone of more than 1,400.