Sri Lanka for the second consecutive day recorded more than 4,000 coronavirus cases.
With the confirmation of 1,132 more COVID-infections the total number of cases reported today increases to 4,355.
Accordingly, the total coronavirus caseload increases to 394,355.
4,353 individuals were identified as part of the New Year cluster while two individuals who arrived in the island from overseas recently also contracted the virus.
2,222 individuals were today discharged after recovering from COVID-19 raising recoveries to 344,381.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 42,412 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.