3,223 COVID-19 positive cases have been confirmed by the Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health.
The Epidemiology Unit said the figure includes coronavirus positive cases from last week that were delayed in being reported.
Accordingly, the Unit said the figure was confirmed following verification.
Sri Lanka’s total virus infections accordingly increases to 336,170.
Another 2,644 persons who contracted the coronavirus recovered and were discharged from hospitals, raising the number of recoveries to 298,162.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 32,786 persons are currently receiving treatment for the coronavirus at several facilities across the country.