918 COVID-19 cases have been detected in Sri Lanka thus far today.
All 918 individuals were linked to the coronavirus New Year cluster.
Accordingly, the COVID-19 caseload in Sri Lanka rose to 506,927.
1,047 individuals recovered from the coronavirus and were discharged during the past 24-hours raising coronavirus recoveries to 434,140.
The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 60,503 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.