786 COVID-19 cases were detected in Sri Lanka yesterday.
All new infections were linked to the New Year cluster.
Accordingly, Sri Lanka’s coronavirus caseload increases to 521,218.
18,076 individuals were recorded as discharged having recovered from the coronavirus raising total recoveries to 477,374.
The Epidemiology Unit said 30,742 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities.
43 COVID-19 related deaths were confirmed yesterday, raising the coronavirus death toll to 13,102.