Another 23 coronavirus-related fatalities have been confirmed in Sri Lanka, raising the death toll to 14,057.
The Director-General of Health Services in a statement said all 23 deaths occurred yesterday, the 17th of November.
13 males and 10 females were among the victims.
21 persons, 11 males and 10 females among the group that succumbed to the virus, were 60 years of age or above.
Meanwhile, two males between 30 and 59 years of age also passed away yesterday after contracting the novel coronavirus.