Five more COVID-19 related fatalities have been recorded, increasing the death toll to 634.
Another 137 COVID-19 cases have been detected today in the country, raising the number of confirmed infections to 98,707.
The Kuliyapitiya Police area will be placed in isolation from tomorrow.
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.