554 new COVID-19 cases, 19 deaths
A total of 554 COVID-19 cases were detected today (21), increasing Sri Lanka's caseload to 533,859.
Meanwhile, 19 more deaths were reported yesterday (20), taking the death toll to 13,562.
Director General of Health Services, Dr. Asela Gunawardena confirmed that four of the latest victims were aged between 30-59 years, while the rest were aged above 60 years.
Meanwhile, Sri Lanka’s coronavirus recoveries rose to a total of 502,464, with 8,790 patients being discharged during the past 24-hours.