Coronavirus update: 3,182 new COVID-19 cases identified Monday, total rises to 465,949
Tue, Sep 7, 2021, 12:30 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Sept 06, Colombo: According to Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, 3,083 new COVID-19 cases were reported so far on Monday.
Among the new infections confirmed today 3,173 are from the New Year cluster and 9 are foreign arrivals currently in quarantine.
According to the Epidemiology Unit report at 9:30 pm Monday, a total of 465,949 COVID-19 cases have been reported 69,120 infected patients under medical care at hospitals and homes, while 386,509 patients have fully recovered and been discharged from hospitals.
Sri Lanka Monday reported 180 deaths within last 24 hours raising the total to 10,320.
According to the Epidemiology Unit report, so far total of 12,729,601 people have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 9,179,246 have received the second dose.