Colombo, June 30 (newsin.asia) – The number of coronavirus positive patients detected in Sri Lanka crossed the 257,000 mark as another 1,709 new Covid-19 cases had been detected across the country yesterday (29).
The total number of COVID-19 positive cases stands at 257,225 with 30,769 active cases registered across the island and as many as 223,471 recoveries according to the Government Information Department.
Sri Lanka also registered 45 more Covid-19 related deaths yesterday. The Director-General of Health Services confirmed. The victims have succumbed to the virus infection on Tuesday (June 29).
Accordingly, the total number of deaths due to Covid-19 infection in Sri Lanka is 3,030 as of now.