Colombo, June 19 (newsin.asia) – The number of coronavirus positive patients detected in Sri Lanka crossed the 235,000 mark as another 2.372 new Covid-19 cases had been detected across the country yesterday (18).
The total number of COVID-19 positive cases stands at 235,413 with 35,729 active cases registered across the island and as many as 197,259 recoveries according to the Government Information Department.
Sri Lanka also registered 55 more Covid-19 related deaths yesterday. The Director-General of Health Services confirmed. The victims have succumbed to the virus infection on Thursday (June 17).
Accordingly, the total number of deaths due to Covid-19 infection in Sri Lanka is 2,480 as of now.
Breakdown of Covid-19 cases identified on 17th-18th June, 2021.