2,271 COVID-19 cases were identified yesterday. All new infections were linked to the New Year coronavirus cluster.
Accordingly, Sri Lanka’s coronavirus caseload increases to 498,694.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 58,287 persons are currently receiving treatment for the coronavirus at several facilities.
1,336 individuals have recovered from the coronavirus and have been discharged during the past 24-hours.
Sri Lanka’s coronavirus recoveries accordingly increase to 428,590.