508 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 thus far today.
Total coronavirus cases have accordingly increased to 578,947.
343 individuals earlier recovered from COVID-19 and were discharged raising recoveries to 547,182.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 17,031 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.
Another 14 coronavirus related fatalities have been confirmed in Sri Lanka, raising the death toll to 14,734.