The highest number of COVID-19 cases was detected from the Ratnapura District yesterday.
SJB claims legal action must be taken against forced cremations of COVID-19 victims in the past, without scientific reasoning.
Minister Bandula Gunawardana says COVID-19 has severely affected the world economy, with all economies except for China faltering by 4%.
460 COVID-19 cases were detected in Sri Lanka yesterday increasing the country's infections to 82,890.
205 more COVID-19 cases have been detected in Sri Lanka increasing the country's infections to 82,855.
220 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 thus far today increasing infections in the country to 82,650.
The President in his address to the nation on the 73rd Independence Day said he will discharge his duties to all Sri Lankans.
Sri Lanka celebrates her 73rd Independence Day today.
Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa today delivered the 2021 Budget speech in Parliament.