Another 1,131 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19.
Accordingly, 4,446 individuals have been identified as coronavirus positive today.
This is the third consecutive day that 4,000+ cases have been reported within a day in the country.
4,427 persons among the group were identified as linked to the New Year cluster while 19 individuals who arrived in the island from overseas also tested positive for COVID-19.
Accordingly, Sri Lanka’s coronavirus caseload increases to 398,801.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 44,284 individuals are currently being treated for the coronavirus at facilities across the island.
2,386 individuals recovered from COVID-19 and were discharged during the past 24-hours raising total coronavirus recoveries to 346,767.