The number of COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country has risen to 86,039 following the detection of 344 patients yesterday.
The number of persons who have received the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVIShield vaccine jabs in Sri Lanka has increased to 737,062.
Another 177 COVID-19 cases have been detected today in the country, raising the number of confirmed infections to 86,029.
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.