Another 21 coronavirus related fatalities have been confirmed in Sri Lanka, raising the death toll to 13,791.
The Director General of Health Services in a statement said all 21 deaths occurred yesterday, the 2nd of November.
Six males and 15 females were among the victims.
16 persons, six males and 10 females among the group that succumbed to the virus, were 60 years of age or above.
Meanwhile, five females between 30 and 59 years of age also passed away yesterday after contracting the novel coronavirus.