India has registered its biggest-ever single day spike with 200,739 fresh cases.
The majority of COVID-19 cases have been detected from the Jaffna District yesterday.
Police officers have been deployed today to monitor if the public is adhering to health guidelines in a stringent manner.
The Sri Lankan rupee depreciated to an all-time low today, its lowest value against the US dollar.
Around 310 individuals have been admitted to the Colombo National Hospital on the 13th and 14th of April due to accidents.
Two COVID-related deaths have been recorded, increasing Sri Lanka's death toll to 604.
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.