Another 10 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 15,065.
Seven males and three females were among the victims.
Five males were over 60 years of age while two were between the ages of 30 and 59.
Of the female victims, two were over 60 years, while one was between 30 and 59 years.