The number of COVID-19 recoveries recorded in the country has increased to 188,547.
The highest number of 561 coronavirus cases were detected from the Gampaha District yesterday.
The highest number of people arrested in a single day for violating quarantine laws have been arrested by Police yesterday.
Minister Udaya Gammanpila says the decision to increase fuel prices was taken collectively by the President, Prime Minister and the government.
The value of the stock of heroin seized during an operation carried out this morning in Weligama has been estimated at Rs.1.758 billion.
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.