448 persons who contracted the novel coronavirus have recovered and have been discharged from hospitals.
Commander of the Army General Shavendra Silva has received the first dose of the AstraZeneca COVIShield vaccine.
PHIs reiterate that the public must continue to follow the health guidelines despite the expansion of the vaccination program.
The Ministry of Health says it has identified several land areas for the burial of individuals who succumb to the coronavirus.
The Colombo District has once again reported the highest number of COVID-19 cases yesterday, recording 94 infections.
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.