Another 192 coronavirus related fatalities have been confirmed in Sri Lanka, raising the death toll to 8,775.
The Government Information Department in a statement said all 192 deaths occurred on Saturday, the 28th of August.
109 males and 83 females were among the victims.
156 persons, 84 males and 72 females among the group that succumbed to the virus, were 60 years of age or above.
Meanwhile, 36 individuals, 25 males and 11 females, were between 30 and 59 years of age.