2,428 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 thus far today.
Sri Lanka’s coronavirus caseload accordingly increases to 361,036.
All 2,428 persons were linked to the New Year COVID-19 cluster.
2,325 earlier recovered from COVID-19 and were discharged raising total recoveries to 312,057.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 42,883 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.