Sri Lanka reports 23 Covid-19 deaths on Monday, toll rises to 13,507
Mon, Oct 18, 2021, 08:12 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Oct 18, Colombo: Sri Lanka Monday reported 23 deaths due to COVID-19 after the figures were confirmed by the Director General of Health Services on Sunday, October 17.
Among the deaths reported today, 10 are of males and 13 of females. The majority of deaths – 21 – 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 13,507.