Sri Lanka confirms 46 Covid-19 deaths on Saturday, toll rises to 3,779
Sun, Jul 18, 2021, 08:22 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
July 18, Colombo: Sri Lanka Sunday reported that 46 deaths due to COVID-19 occurred on Saturday, July 17, 2021.
The Director General of Health Services has confirmed that 46 deaths occurred on Saturday, July 17 due to the COVID-19.
Among the Saturday’s deaths 30 are of males and 16 of females. The majority of the deaths numbering 33 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 3,779 including the deaths confirmed Thursday.