Coronavirus outbreak - Updates

Coronavirus: Five more victims, 236 new infections reported today

Coronavirus: Five more victims, 236 new infections reported today

Another 236 people have tested positive for Covid-19 today, the Ministry of Health confirmed. This brings the tally of Covid-19 cases registered in the country thus far to 658,197. MORE..

| March 20, 2022  5:13 pm
Covid: Four more deaths, 238 new cases added to total count

Covid: Four more deaths, 238 new cases added to total count

The Health Ministry says that another 238 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| March 19, 2022  9:29 pm
COVID: Three more deaths and 288 new cases confirmed

COVID: Three more deaths and 288 new cases confirmed

The Health Ministry says that another 288 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| March 18, 2022  10:38 pm
Sri Lanka confirms 03 more Covid-19 deaths, 301 new cases

Sri Lanka confirms 03 more Covid-19 deaths, 301 new cases

The Director General of Health Services has confirmed another three coronavirus related deaths for March 16, pushing the country’s death toll due to the virus to 16,419. MORE..

| March 17, 2022  7:04 pm
Sri Lanka detects 320 new positive cases of Covid-19

Sri Lanka detects 320 new positive cases of Covid-19

The Health Ministry says that another 320 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| March 16, 2022  7:33 pm
Sri Lanka’s daily Covid-19 death count drops to one

Sri Lanka’s daily Covid-19 death count drops to one

Only one coronavirus related death has been reported within yesterday, according to the Government Information Department. MORE..

| March 16, 2022  6:04 pm
Sri Lanka reports 10 more Covid deaths, 345 new cases

Sri Lanka reports 10 more Covid deaths, 345 new cases

The Director General of Health Services has confirmed another 10 coronavirus related deaths for March 13, increasing the country’s death toll due to the virus to 16,407. MORE..

| March 14, 2022  9:49 pm
Daily Covid-19 cases count at 311 today

Daily Covid-19 cases count at 311 today

The Health Ministry says that another 311 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| March 13, 2022  10:50 pm
Seven more Covid-19 deaths confirmed

Seven more Covid-19 deaths confirmed

The Director-General of Health Services has confirmed another 07 coronavirus-related deaths for March 12, pushing the country’s Covid-19 death toll to 16,397. MORE..

| March 13, 2022  7:16 pm
Covid: 347 new infections detected in Sri Lanka

Covid: 347 new infections detected in Sri Lanka

The Health Ministry says that another 347 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| March 12, 2022  9:46 pm
Nine new Covid-19 deaths confirmed in Sri Lanka

Nine new Covid-19 deaths confirmed in Sri Lanka

The Director-General of Health Services has confirmed another 09 coronavirus-related deaths for March 11, pushing the country’s Covid-19 death toll to 16,390. MORE..

| March 12, 2022  6:58 pm
Sri Lanka detects 467 fresh cases of Covid-19

Sri Lanka detects 467 fresh cases of Covid-19

The Health Ministry says that another 467 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| March 11, 2022  10:34 pm
Seven more Covid-related fatalities added to death toll

Seven more Covid-related fatalities added to death toll

The Director-General of Health Services has confirmed another 07 coronavirus-related deaths for March 11, pushing the country’s Covid-19 death toll to 16,381. MORE..

| March 11, 2022  7:05 pm
Coronavirus: 580 fresh cases reported in Sri Lanka

Coronavirus: 580 fresh cases reported in Sri Lanka

The Health Ministry reports that another 580 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today (March 10), pushing the tally of confirmed cases of the virus registered in the country to 654,916. MORE..

| March 10, 2022  10:14 pm
Sri Lanka confirms 13 more coronavirus deaths

Sri Lanka confirms 13 more coronavirus deaths

The Director General of Health Services has confirmed another 13 coronavirus related deaths for March 09, increasing the country’s death toll due to the virus to 16,374.

| March 10, 2022  6:27 pm
113 more Covid-19 patients complete recovery

113 more Covid-19 patients complete recovery

The Health Ministry says that another 113 person who had tested positive for Covid-19 have completed their recovery and have been discharged within the last 24 hours. MORE..

| March 10, 2022  3:07 pm
Sri Lanka records 11 more deaths from Covid-19

Sri Lanka records 11 more deaths from Covid-19

The Director-General of Health Services has confirmed another 11 coronavirus-related deaths for March 07, increasing the official Covid-19 death toll in Sri Lanka to 16,361. MORE..

| March 9, 2022  6:30 pm
Covid-19: recoveries count up by 117 in Sri Lanka

Covid-19: recoveries count up by 117 in Sri Lanka

The Health Ministry says that another 117 coronavirus patients have completed their recovery and have been discharged from hospitals and treatment centres within the last 24 hours. MORE..

| March 9, 2022  3:33 pm
Daily Covid-19 cases count at 632 today

Daily Covid-19 cases count at 632 today

The Health Ministry says that another 632 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| March 8, 2022  10:30 pm
Sri Lanka confirms 11 more coronavirus-related deaths

Sri Lanka confirms 11 more coronavirus-related deaths

The Director-General of Health Services has confirmed another 11 coronavirus-related deaths for March 07, increasing the official Covid-19 death toll in Sri Lanka to 16,350. MORE..

| March 8, 2022  5:45 pm
Coronavirus: 124 more patients recover from infection

Coronavirus: 124 more patients recover from infection

The Health Ministry says that another 124 persons who had tested positive for Covid-19 have completed their recovery and have been discharged within the last 24 hours. MORE..

| March 8, 2022  4:51 pm
Sri Lanka reports 662 new cases of coronavirus

Sri Lanka reports 662 new cases of coronavirus

The Health Ministry says another 662 persons have tested positive for the novel coronavirus today (07). MORE..

| March 7, 2022  11:40 pm
Covid-19: Sri Lanka reports 08 new deaths, 121 recoveries

Covid-19: Sri Lanka reports 08 new deaths, 121 recoveries

The Director General of Health Services has confirmed another eight coronavirus related deaths for March 06, increasing the country’s death toll due to the pandemic to 16,339. MORE..

| March 7, 2022  5:07 pm
Coronavirus: 508 fresh cases detected in Sri Lanka

Coronavirus: 508 fresh cases detected in Sri Lanka

The Health Ministry says that another 508 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today (March 06). MORE..

| March 6, 2022  9:52 pm
Sri Lanka confirms 10 more Covid-19 deaths

Sri Lanka confirms 10 more Covid-19 deaths

The Director General of Health Services has confirmed another 10 coronavirus related deaths for March 05, pushing the country’s Covid-19 death toll to 16,331. MORE..

| March 6, 2022  7:23 pm
Sri Lanka reports over 8,300 Covid-19 recoveries

Sri Lanka reports over 8,300 Covid-19 recoveries

The Health Ministry says that another 8,319 coronavirus patients have completed their recovery and have been discharged within the last 24 hours. MORE..

| March 6, 2022  3:24 pm
Covid-19: Sri Lanka records 14 more deaths and 639 new cases

Covid-19: Sri Lanka records 14 more deaths and 639 new cases

The Health Ministry says that another 639 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| March 5, 2022  9:35 pm
142 more coronavirus recoveries reported today

142 more coronavirus recoveries reported today

The Health Ministry says that another 142 persons who had tested positive for Covid-19 have completed their recovery and have been discharged within the last 24 hours. MORE..

| March 5, 2022  5:11 pm
Sri Lanka records 20 more Covid-19 deaths and 583 new cases

Sri Lanka records 20 more Covid-19 deaths and 583 new cases

The Health Ministry says that another 583 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| March 4, 2022  7:23 pm
Coronavirus: 195 more patients recover from infection

Coronavirus: 195 more patients recover from infection

The Health Ministry says that another 195 persons who had tested positive for Covid-19 have completed their recovery and have been discharged within the last 24 hours. MORE..

| March 4, 2022  5:55 pm
Sri Lanka confirms another 20 COVID deaths

Sri Lanka confirms another 20 COVID deaths

The Director General of Health Services has confirmed another 20 coronavirus related deaths for March 02, increasing the official Covid-19 death toll in Sri Lanka to 16,287. MORE..

| March 3, 2022  6:28 pm
Sri Lanka sees 193 fresh Covid-19 recoveries

Sri Lanka sees 193 fresh Covid-19 recoveries

The Health Ministry says that another 193 persons who had tested positive for Covid-19 have completed their recovery and have been discharged within the last 24 hours. MORE..

| March 3, 2022  2:54 pm
Daily Covid-19 cases count reaches 751 today

Daily Covid-19 cases count reaches 751 today

The Health Ministry says that another 751 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| March 2, 2022  9:35 pm
Sri Lanka confirms 23 more coronavirus deaths

Sri Lanka confirms 23 more coronavirus deaths

The Director General of Health Services has confirmed another 23 coronavirus related deaths for March 01, pushing the country’s Covid-19 death toll to 16,267. MORE..

| March 2, 2022  7:09 pm
Coronavirus recoveries tally moves up by 200

Coronavirus recoveries tally moves up by 200

A total of 200 more patients have recovered from Covid-19 infection within the last 24 hours, the Health Ministry said today. MORE..

| March 2, 2022  2:46 pm
Sri Lanka detects 914 new cases of Covid-19

Sri Lanka detects 914 new cases of Covid-19

The Health Ministry says that another 914 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| March 1, 2022  10:39 pm
Sri Lanka records 22 new Covid-related deaths

Sri Lanka records 22 new Covid-related deaths

The Director-General of Health Services has confirmed another 22 coronavirus-related deaths for February 28, pushing the country’s death toll from the pandemic to 16,244. MORE..

| March 1, 2022  7:08 pm
Coronavirus: 168 more patients regain health

Coronavirus: 168 more patients regain health

A total of 168 more patients have recovered from Covid-19 infection within the last 24 hours, the Health Ministry said today. MORE..

| March 1, 2022  4:07 pm
996 new cases of coronavirus diagnosed in Sri Lanka

996 new cases of coronavirus diagnosed in Sri Lanka

The Health Ministry says that another 996 persons have tested positive for the novel coronavirus today (Feb. 28). MORE..

| February 28, 2022  9:48 pm
Sri Lanka confirms another 32 coronavirus deaths

Sri Lanka confirms another 32 coronavirus deaths

The Director General of Health Services has confirmed another 32 coronavirus related deaths for February 27, pushing the country’s official Covid-19 death toll to 16,222. MORE..

| February 28, 2022  5:10 pm
Covid-19 recoveries count moves up by 205

Covid-19 recoveries count moves up by 205

The Health Ministry reported that another 205 coronavirus patients have recovered and have been discharged within the last 24 hours. MORE..

| February 28, 2022  3:34 pm
Sri Lanka detects 977 new cases of Covid-19

Sri Lanka detects 977 new cases of Covid-19

The Health Ministry says that another 977 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 within today (27). MORE..

| February 27, 2022  10:08 pm
Sri Lanka confirms 24 more coronavirus deaths

Sri Lanka confirms 24 more coronavirus deaths

The Director General of Health Services has confirmed another 24 coronavirus related deaths for February 26, increasing the death toll in Sri Lanka due to the virus to 16,190. MORE..

| February 27, 2022  5:13 pm
Daily Covid cases in Sri Lanka drop below 1,000 today

Daily Covid cases in Sri Lanka drop below 1,000 today

The Health Ministry says that another 988 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| February 26, 2022  10:17 pm
Sri Lanka sees 24 new Covid-related deaths

Sri Lanka sees 24 new Covid-related deaths

The Director-General of Health Services has confirmed another 24 coronavirus-related deaths for February 25, pushing the country’s death toll from the pandemic to 16,166. MORE..

| February 26, 2022  7:16 pm
249 more patients recover from novel coronavirus

249 more patients recover from novel coronavirus

A total of 249 more patients have recovered from Covid-19 infection within the last 24 hours, the Health Ministry said today. MORE..

| February 26, 2022  3:03 pm
Sri Lanka records 1,286 new positive cases of Covid-19

Sri Lanka records 1,286 new positive cases of Covid-19

The Health Ministry says that another 1,286 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| February 25, 2022  7:32 pm
Covid death toll moves up with 26 new fatalities

Covid death toll moves up with 26 new fatalities

The Director-General of Health Services has confirmed another 26 coronavirus-related deaths for February 24, pushing the country’s death toll from the pandemic to 16,142. MORE..

| February 25, 2022  6:53 pm
Coronavirus: 314 more patients return to health

Coronavirus: 314 more patients return to health

A total of 314 more patients have recovered from Covid-19 infection within the last 24 hours, the Health Ministry said today. MORE..

| February 25, 2022  3:17 pm
Covid: 1,208 positive cases confirmed within the day

Covid: 1,208 positive cases confirmed within the day

The Health Ministry says that another 1,208 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 today, as the daily count of new cases continues to rise in the country. MORE..

| February 24, 2022  9:35 pm