1,185 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 thus far today.
Accordingly, Sri Lanka’s coronavirus caseload increases to 299,366.
All 1,185 individuals were linked to the New Year cluster.
Meanwhile coronavirus recoveries surpassed 270,000.
The Epidemiology Unit said 1,349 individuals recovered and were discharged during the past 24-horus.
Accordingly, total coronavirus recoveries rose to 270,356. 24,863 persons are currently being treated for the coronavirus at facilities across the country.