Sri Lanka for the first time in almost ten weeks recorded less than 1,000 COVID-19 cases within a day.
983 COVID-19 infections were recorded yesterday increasing total infections to 514,592.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 46,517 coronavirus positive individuals are being treated at facilities across the island.
812 individuals earlier recovered from COVID-19 and were discharged raising total coronavirus recoveries to 455,344.
Meanwhile, 51 COVID-19 related deaths were confirmed yesterday increasing Sri Lanka’s virus death toll to 12,731.