715 COVID cases detected in Sri Lanka today

2021-01-16 at 21:14

Another 372 COVID-19 cases have been detected today in the country, raising the number of confirmed infections to 52,309.

Accordingly, 715 coronavirus infections have been confirmed in Sri Lanka, within the day.

The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 7,307 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at 65 facilities across the country.

Earlier today, 487 persons who recovered from COVID-19 were discharged from hospitals, raising the number of recoveries in the country to 44,746.

641 suspected COVID-19 cases are also under medical observation at present.