69 individuals have recovered from COVID-19 and have been discharged during the past 24-hours.
Accordingly, total coronavirus recoveries have risen to 624,745.
The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rose to 658,197 with the detection of 236 patients yesterday.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 17,021 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities.
Meanwhile, coronavirus fatalities confirmed in Sri Lanka is currently at 16,431.