Colombo, August 14 (newsin.asia) – The number of coronavirus positive patients detected in Sri Lanka crossed the 348,000 mark as another 3,152 new Covid-19 cases had been detected across the country yesterday (13).
The total number of COVID-19 positive cases stands at 348,270 with 38,022 active cases registered across the island and as many as 304,628 recoveries according to the Government Information Department.
Sri Lanka also registered 155 more Covid-19 related deaths yesterday, the Director-General of Health Services confirmed. The victims have succumbed to the virus infection on Thursday (12).
Reportedly, 3 among the victims are aged below 30 years while 41 of them are aged between 30-59 years and 111 others are aged 60 and above.
The total number of deaths due to Covid-19 infection in Sri Lanka is 5.775 as of now.