577 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 thus far today.
Accordingly, total coronavirus infections have risen to 572,003.
426 individuals recovered from COVID-19 and were discharged during the past 24-hours raising recoveries to 544,626.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 12,782 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities.
Meanwhile, 22 COVID-19 deaths have been recorded today increasing Sri Lanka’s coronavirus death toll to 14,595.