Sri Lanka reports 19 Covid-19 deaths on Thursday, toll rises to 13,562
Thu, Oct 21, 2021, 08:09 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Oct 21, Colombo: Sri Lanka Thursday reported 19 deaths due to COVID-19 after the figures were confirmed by the Director General of Health Services on Wednesday, October 20.
Among the deaths reported today, 11 are of males and 08 of females. The majority of deaths – 15 – 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 13,562.