561 COVID-19 positive cases were identified in the country yesterday.
All new infections were linked to the New Year cluster.
Sri Lanka’s COVID caseload accordingly increases to 536,645.
315 individuals recovered and were discharged during the past 24 hours raising coronavirus recoveries to 503,703.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said accordingly 19,302 persons are currently receiving treatment for the coronavirus at several facilities.