Sri Lanka reports 22 Covid-19 deaths on Thursday, toll rises to 13,696
Thu, Oct 28, 2021, 08:18 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Oct 28, Colombo: Sri Lanka Thursday reported 22 deaths due to COVID-19 after the figures were confirmed by the Director General of Health Services on Wednesday, October 27.
Among the deaths reported today, 09 are of males and 13 of females. The majority of deaths – 15 – 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 last year has now risen to 13,696.