25,198 persons have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in Sri Lanka yesterday.
PHIs say the number of random PCR tests conducted in the country, can be increased according to the new quarantine circular.
State Minister Fernandopulle says a large number of COVID-19 related deaths will be reported over the next two to three weeks.
The number of COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country has risen to 230,692 following the detection of 2,436 patients yesterday.
Another 59 COVID-19 related fatalities have been confirmed in the country, raising the death toll to 2,374.
Another 788 COVID-19 cases have been detected today in the country, raising the number of confirmed infections to 230,675.
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.