Sri Lanka’s coronavirus recoveries have surpassed 450,000.
16,720 individuals recovered and were recorded as discharged increasing total recoveries to 451,742.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 44,554 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.
COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country rose to 508,672 with the detection of 1,342 patients yesterday.
Meanwhile, yesterday, another 92 coronavirus related fatalities were confirmed, raising the death toll to 12,376.