Another 144 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 11,296.
77 males and 67 females were among the victims. 61 males were over 60 years of age while 16 were between the ages of 30 and 59.
Of the female victims, 61 were over 60 years, while five were between 30 and 59 years and one was below 30 years.