The number of COVID-19 recoveries recorded in the country has increased to 93,884.
The Health Ministry says Sri Lanka’s coronavirus situation is at a dangerous point, as a result of public disregard to health guidelines.
India has reported 314,835 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours - the highest one-day tally recorded anywhere in the world.
Five more COVID-19 related fatalities were confirmed in Sri Lanka yesterday, raising the coronavirus death toll to 630.
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.