743 individuals have recovered from COVID-19 and have been discharged raising total coronavirus recoveries to 456,087.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 45,774 coronavirus positive individuals are being treated at facilities across the island.
Sri Lanka for the first time in almost ten weeks recorded less than 1,000 COVID-19 cases within a day.
983 COVID-19 infections were recorded yesterday increasing total infections to 514,592.
Meanwhile, 51 COVID-19 related deaths were confirmed yesterday increasing Sri Lanka’s virus death toll to 12,731.