1,047 individuals recovered from the coronavirus and were discharged during the past 24-hours.
Sri Lanka’s total coronavirus recoveries accordingly rose to 434,140.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 59,651 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.
The number of COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country increased to 506,009 with the detection of 1,518 patients yesterday.
Meanwhile, 93 coronavirus related fatalities were confirmed yesterday, raising the death toll to 12,218.