Sri Lanka reports 118 Covid-19 deaths on Thursday, toll rises to 11,817
Thu, Sep 16, 2021, 07:13 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Sept 16, Colombo: Sri Lanka Thursday reported 118 deaths due to COVID-19 after the figures were confirmed by the Director General of Health Services on Wednesday, September 15.
Among the deaths reported today, 61 are of males and 57 of females. The majority of deaths – 95- 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 year has now risen to 11,817.