Another 27 coronavirus related fatalities have been confirmed in Sri Lanka, raising the death toll to 14,305.
The Director General of Health Services in a statement said all 27 deaths occurred yesterday, the 27th of November.
14 males and 13 females were among the victims.
22 persons, 11 males and 11 females among the group that succumbed to the virus, were 60 years of age or above.
Meanwhile, five individuals, three males and two females, between 30 and 59 years of age passed away yesterday after contracting the novel coronavirus.