* Sri Lanka confirms 155 Covid-19 deaths for Thursday, toll rises to 5,775
Fri, Aug 13, 2021, 09:55 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Aug 13, Colombo: Sri Lanka Friday reported that 155 deaths due to COVID-19 confirmed for Thursday, August 12, 2021.
The Director General of Health Services has confirmed 155 deaths due to the COVID-19 for Thursday, August 12.
Among the Thursday’s deaths, 85 are of males and 70 of females. The majority of the deaths numbering 111 are of elderly people in the 60 years and above age group.
According to the data reported by the Government Information Department, the total deaths due to Covid-19 since the pandemic began has now risen to 5,775 including Thursday’s deaths.