The number of COVID-19 recoveries recorded in the country has increased to 79,422.
The National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak says 83,430 security forces personnel have received the COVID-19 vaccine.
Teacher Union say a complaint will be lodged over the failure by authorities to prioritise teachers in the COVID vaccination drive.
The Examinations Department has confirmed that 38 coronavirus infected students sat the GCE O/L Examination this morning.
More than 100 new COVID-19 cases have been detected from the Colombo district yesterday.
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.