178 individuals have recovered from COVID-19 and have been discharged during the past 24-hours.
Accordingly, total coronavirus recoveries have risen to 568,049.
677 individuals tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday, raising total infections to 594,996.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 11,757 persons are currently being treated for the coronavirus at several facilities.
16 individuals were confirmed to have succumbed to the coronavirus on Thursday, raising Sri Lanka’s death toll to 15,190.