Another 63 COVID-19 related fatalities have been confirmed, raising the death toll in Sri Lanka to 2,136.
The number of COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country has risen to 221,277 following the detection of 2,354 patients yesterday.
Another 707 COVID-19 cases have been detected today in the country, raising the number of confirmed infections to 221,263.
More than 200kg of heroin has been seized by Police in a special operation in Weligama this morning.
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.