Sri Lanka’s COVID-related death toll has exceeded 15,000.
Another 24 persons succumbed to the novel coronavirus during the past 24 hours.
The Department of Government Information said Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 related death toll increased to 15,019.
20 males and four females were among the victims.
11 males were over 60 years of age while nine were between the ages of 30 and 59.
Of the female victims, two were over 60 years, while two were between 30 and 59 years.