* Sri Lanka confirms 47 Covid-19 deaths on Tuesday, toll rises to 3,917
Wed, Jul 21, 2021, 07:40 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
July 20, Colombo: Sri Lanka Wednesday reported that 47 deaths due to COVID-19 occurred on Tuesday, July 20, 2021.
The Director General of Health Services has confirmed that 47 deaths occurred on Tuesday, July 20 due to the COVID-19.
Among the Tuesday’s deaths, 26 are of males and 21 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 3,917 including the deaths confirmed Tuesday.