55 COVID-19 related deaths have been confirmed today.
The Government Information Department said the deaths were reported to have occurred yesterday, the 27th of September.
29 males and 26 females were among the victims.
39 individuals, 19 males and 20 females, were 60 years or above while 16 persons, ten males and six females, were between the ages of 30 and 59.
Accordingly, Sri Lanka’s coronavirus death toll increases to 12,786.