* Sri Lanka confirms 43 Covid-19 deaths on Monday, toll rises to 3,870
Tue, Jul 20, 2021, 07:44 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
July 20, Colombo: Sri Lanka Tuesday reported that 43 deaths due to COVID-19 occurred on Monday, July 19, 2021.
The Director General of Health Services has confirmed that 43 deaths occurred on Monday, July 19 due to the COVID-19.
Among the Monday’s deaths, 26 are of males and 17 of females. The majority of the deaths numbering 31 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 3,870 including the deaths confirmed Thursday.