COLOMBO : Sri Lanka registered 66 new COVID-related fatalities confirmed by the Director-General of Health Services on Sep. 20 The new development pushed the official death toll from the virus outbreak in Sri Lanka to 12,284.
The official death toll from COVID-19 now stands at 12,284.
Official data showed that more than 60,900 active cases are currently under medical care at hospitals, treatment centres and homes.
Total recoveries from the virus infection reached 434,140 earlier today as 1,047 more patients were discharged from medical care upon returning to health.
The Ministry of Health announced 1,321 more people were tested positive for the novel coronavirus so far Wednesday September 21.
This brings the total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the country to 507,330.
Reportedly, more than 60,500 virus-infected patients are undergoing treatment at the moment at hospitals, treatment centres, and undergoing home-based care.