Another 17 individuals from within prisons have tested positive for COVID-19 in PCR tests.
Four Parliament staff members have tested positive for COVID-19 in recent PCR tests.
503 individuals returned to the country from overseas today as part of repatriation efforts.
Isolation imposed in the Thunduwa East and Thunduwa West Grama Seva Divisions of the Induruwa Police area has been lifted.
372 more COVID-19 cases have been detected today, increasing the number of infections in Sri Lanka to 52,309.
An 82-year-old woman from Ethul Kotte has passed away with COVID-19 becoming the 256th coronavirus related fatality in the country.
Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa today delivered the 2021 Budget speech in Parliament.
The 20th Amendment to the Constitution was ratified in Parliament with the backing of a two thirds majority.
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's Policy Statement at the opening session of the ninth Parliament.