343 individuals have recovered from COVID-19 and have been discharged during the past 24-hours.
Sri Lanka’s coronavirus recoveries have risen to 547,182.
The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rose to 578,439 following the detection of 715 patients yesterday.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 16,537 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.
Meanwhile, yesterday, another 22 coronavirus-related fatalities were confirmed in Sri Lanka, raising the death toll to 14,720.