5,203 individuals have recovered from COVID-19 during the past 24-hours and have been discharged.
Accordingly, COVID-19 recoveries increase to 566,760.
588 individuals tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday increasing Sri Lanka’s coronavirus caseload to 590,651.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 8,792 individuals are currently being treated for the coronavirus at several facilities.
16 COVID-related deaths were also recorded yesterday increasing the virus death toll to 15,099.