186 COVID-19 related deaths have been recorded.
This is the highest number of deaths reported in a single day.
Accordingly, Sri Lanka’s coronavirus related death toll increases to 6,790.
The Government Information Department said 111 males and 75 females were among those who succumbed to the virus.
The Department said four individuals who succumbed to the virus were below the age of 30.
35 persons among the fatalities, 17 males and 18 females, were between 30 and 59 years of age.
Meanwhile 147 individuals, 91 males and 56 females, were identified as 60 years or above.