7,173 individuals are currently undergoing quarantine at dedicated centres maintained by the Tri Forces.
Police say several special operations will be conducted from today onwards, to identify COVID-19 positive individuals.
Another 27 individuals have been arrested during the past 24 hours for not wearing face masks.
54 persons, have been arrested in Medirigiriya on charges of violating quarantine regulations and attending a party.
Sri Lanka will be defending just 36 runs today to prevent England from taking a 1-0 series lead in Galle.
Sri Lanka recorded 763 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 today, the highest single day rise in 2021.
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.