44 COVID-19 deaths have been confirmed today.
The Government Information Department said the deaths were confirmed to have been reported yesterday, the 6th of October.
Sri Lanka’s coronavirus death toll accordingly increases to 13,229.
25 males and 19 females were among the victims.
39 individuals, 24 males and 15 females, were 60 years or above while four persons, one male and three females, were between the ages of 30 and 59.
One female victim was identified as below 30 years of age.