Coronavirus update: 671 new COVID-19 cases identified Tuesday, total rises to 527,735
Wed, Oct 13, 2021, 05:08 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Oct 12, Colombo: According to Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, 671 new COVID-19 cases were reported so far on Tuesday.
According to the Epidemiology Unit report at 8:30 pm Tuesday, a total of 527,735 COVID-19 cases have been reported since the inception of the pandemic. While 23,558 infected patients are currently under medical care at hospitals and homes, 490,800 patients have fully recovered and been discharged from hospitals.
Sri Lanka Tuesday reported 23 deaths within last 24 hours raising the total to 13,377.
According to the Epidemiology Unit report, so far total of 14,716,803 people have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 12,480,870 have received the second dose.