Sri Lanka confirms 161 Covid-19 deaths for Saturday, toll exceeds 6000
Sun, Aug 15, 2021, 08:37 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Aug 15, Colombo: Sri Lanka Sunday reported that 161 deaths due to COVID-19 confirmed for Saturday, August 14, 2021.
The Director General of Health Services has confirmed 161 deaths due to the COVID-19 for Saturday, August 14.
Among the Saturday’s deaths, 83 are of males and 78 of females. The majority of the deaths numbering 122 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 6,096 including Saturday’s deaths.