Sri Lanka reports 212 Covid-19 deaths on Saturday, toll exceeds 8500
Sat, Aug 28, 2021, 10:58 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Aug 28, Colombo: Sri Lanka Saturday reported that 212 deaths due to COVID-19 confirmed for Friday, August 27, 2021.
The Director General of Health Services has confirmed 212 deaths due to the COVID-19 for Friday, August 27.
Among the Friday’s deaths, 109 are of males and 103 of females. The majority of the deaths numbering 173 are of elderly people in the 60 years and above age group. A female below 30 years of age also succumbed to the disease.
According to the data reported by the Government Information Department, the total deaths due to Covid-19 since the pandemic began has now risen to 8,583 including Tuesday’s deaths.