Police say 51 individuals succumbed to injuries sustained in road accidents between the 24th and 30th of July.
Police Media Spokesman Senior DIG Ajith Rohana said that nine individuals succumbed to injuries yesterday alone.
Six individuals succumbed to injuries sustained in accidents yesterday while the rest passed away due to injuries sustained in previous accidents.
The Senior DIG said 260 individuals sustained injuries in 385 road accidents reported between the 24th and the 30th of July.
On average the Police Media Spokesman said, 50 road accidents are reported daily, with a majority motorbikes and three-wheelers.