337 test positive for COVID-19 today

2021-01-21 at 19:20

337 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 thus far today.

Accordingly, the number of cases detected in Sri Lanka thus far increases to 55,526.

330 patients were linked to the Minuwangoda-Peliyagoda COVID-19 cluster while seven individuals were identified from within prisons.

Meanwhile, 769 individuals who contracted COVID-19 were discharged during the past 24-hours raising recoveries to 47,984.

Accordingly, 7,268 individuals are currently being treated for the virus at 66 treatment facilities while 792 persons suspected to have contracted the virus are under observation.