Sri Lanka confirms 43 Covid-19 deaths occurred on Thursday, toll exceeds 4,000
Fri, Jul 23, 2021, 07:59 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
July 23, Colombo: Sri Lanka Friday reported that 43 deaths due to COVID-19 occurred on Thursday, July 22, 2021.
The Director General of Health Services has confirmed that 43 deaths occurred on Thursday, July 22 due to the COVID-19.
Among the Thursday’s deaths, 26 are of males and 17 of females. The majority of the deaths numbering 35 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 last March has now risen to 4,002 including the deaths confirmed Thursday.