Another 4,725 COVID-19 cases have been added to Sri Lanka’s coronavirus tally.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said the cases were confirmed between the 28th and the 31st of August, although they were not included in the daily tally.
Accordingly, the number of COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country has risen to 456,126.
The Epidemiology Unit said 66,154 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.
Yesterday, 1,998 persons who recovered from COVID-19 were discharged from hospitals, raising the number of recoveries in the country to 380,166.
Meanwhile, yesterday, another 202 coronavirus related fatalities were confirmed in Sri Lanka, raising the death toll to 9,806.