17 individuals have succumbed to the coronavirus yesterday.
Accordingly, Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 linked deaths have risen to 15,386.
The Government Information Department said 10 males and seven females were among the victims.
One male was identified as below 30 years of age while three males and three females were identified as between 30 and 59 years of age.
Six males and four females were 60 years or above.