SL's COVID-19 cases cross 530,000

Rebecca Pavey | Published: 6:33 PM Oct 15 2021
Local SL's COVID-19 cases cross 530,000

A total of 666 COVID-19 cases were detected today (16), surging the number of total cases to 530,421.

Meanwhile, 20 more deaths were reported yesterday, making this the lowest number of daily COVID-19 deaths reported in Sri Lanka since June. 

With this,  Sri Lanka's COVID-19 death toll rose to 13,449.

Director General of Health Services, Dr. Asela Gunawardena confirmed that one among the latest victims were aged below 30, five were between 30-59 years, while the rest were aged above 60 years.

Meanwhile, Sri Lanka’s coronavirus recoveries increased to a total of 491,958, with 354 patients being discharged today.

Rebecca Pavey | Published: 6:33 PM Oct 15 2021

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