512 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 thus far today.
Accordingly, Sri Lanka’s coronavirus caseload increases to 549,296.
All new infections were linked to the New Year cluster.
381 individuals earlier recovered from COVID-19 and were discharged during the past 24-hours raising total recoveries to 523,503.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 11,843 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities.