The Colombo District has once again reported the highest number of COVID-19 cases yesterday, recording 151 infections.
Police say 21,553 officers have been received the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVIShield vaccine thus far.
497 individuals tested positive for the coronavirus yesterday increasing infections in Sri Lanka to 82,430.
240 more individuals have tested positive for the coronavirus increasing the number of cases reported today to 487.
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.