681 COVID-19 cases were identified in the country yesterday increasing Sri Lanka’s coronavirus caseload to 527,064.
All new infections were linked to the New Year cluster.
402 individuals recovered and were discharged during the past 24-hours raising recoveries to 480,499.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 33,354 persons are currently receiving treatment for the coronavirus at several facilities.
23 individuals succumbed to the coronavirus raising Sri Lanka’s virus death toll to 13,354.