358 persons at the Katunayake FTZ & staff of 28 factories, that do not fall under the purview of BOI, test positive for COVID-19.
The 14th COVID-19 related death has been reported in the country.
800 persons linked to individuals who tested positive within the Peliyagoda fish market have been directed to quarantine centres.
The Second reading of the 20th Amendment to the Constitution passed with a two thirds majority in Parliament.
A total of 111 COVID-19 patients have been detected from the Kurunegala District after the emergence of the Minuwangoda cluster.
Curfew to be imposed in the Kotahena Police area from 6pm today (22) until further notice.
10 more coronavirus infected persons have recovered and have been discharged from hospitals during the past 24 hours.
Health units say there is no clear indication that the coronavirus has spread to the community outside of the Minuwangoda cluster.
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's Policy Statement at the opening session of the ninth Parliament.