Colombo, August 4 (newsin.asia) – The number of coronavirus positive patients detected in Sri Lanka crossed the 316,000 mark as another 2,425 new Covid-19 cases had been detected across the country yesterday (3).
The total number of COVID-19 positive cases stands at 316,219 with 28,878 active cases registered across the island and as many as 282,770 recoveries according to the Government Information Department.
Sri Lanka also registered 74 more Covid-19 related deaths yesterday, the Director-General of Health Services confirmed. The victims have succumbed to the virus infection on Monday (2).
Reportedly, among the victims are one male aged below 30 years, 17 victims aged between 30-59 years and 56 others aged 60 and above.
The total number of deaths due to Covid-19 infection in Sri Lanka is 4,645 as of now.