433 individuals tested positive for COVID-19 today.
All new infections were linked to the New Year cluster.
Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 caseload accordingly rose to 535,962.
298 individuals recovered from COVID-19 and were discharged during the past 24-hours raising recoveries to 503,388.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 18,963 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.