The number of COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country has risen to 543,385 following the detection of 592 patients yesterday.
Accordingly, the Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 15,345 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.
Yesterday, 354 persons who recovered from COVID-19 were discharged from hospitals, raising the number of recoveries in the country to 514,234.
1,932 suspected COVID-19 cases are also under medical observation at present.
Meanwhile, yesterday, another 15 coronavirus related fatalities were confirmed in Sri Lanka, raising the death toll to 13,806.