490 COVID-19 cases have been detected in Sri Lanka thus far today.
All new infections were linked to the New Year cluster.
Accordingly, Sri Lanka’s coronavirus caseload increases to 526,873.
402 individuals recovered and were discharged during the past 24-hours raising recoveries to 480,499.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 33,043 persons are currently receiving treatment for the coronavirus at several facilities.