17 COVID-19 deaths have been confirmed today.
The Government Information Department said the deaths were confirmed to have been reported yesterday, the 8th of November.
Sri Lanka’s coronavirus death toll accordingly increases to 13,892. Ten males and seven females were among the victims.
14 individuals, eight males and six females, were 60 years or above while a male and a female were between the ages of 30 and 59.
One male who succumbed to the virus was identified as below 30 years of age.