584 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 thus far today increasing Sri Lanka’s coronavirus caseload to 590,063.
12 individuals among the group were identified as recent overseas arrivals.
Earlier 145 persons recovered from the coronavirus and were discharged raising total recoveries to 561,557.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 13,423 individuals are currently being treated for the coronavirus at several facilities.
18 COVID-related deaths were also recorded yesterday increasing Sri Lanka’s virus death toll to 15,083.
12 males and six females were among the victims.