Another 199 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19.
Accordingly, 718 new COVID-infections have been detected thus far today.
Sri Lanka’s coronavirus caseload increased to 561,777.
Earlier, 434 individuals recovered from COVID-19 and were discharged during the past 24-hours raising total recoveries to 529,240.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 18,259 persons are currently being treated for the coronavirus at several facilities.
20 coronavirus deaths were confirmed to have been reported yesterday increasing Sri Lanka’s coronavirus death toll to 14,278.