Another 448 COVID-19 cases have been detected today in the country, raising the number of confirmed infections to 534,871.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 18,569 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.
Earlier today, 276 persons who recovered from COVID-19 were discharged from hospitals, raising the number of recoveries in the country to 502,740.
2,265 suspected COVID-19 cases are also under medical observation at present.
Sri Lanka’s coronavirus death toll is currently at 13,562.