Sri Lanka reports 23 Covid-19 deaths on Wednesday, toll rises to 14,057
Thu, Nov 18, 2021, 05:17 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Nov 17, Colombo: Sri Lanka Wednesday reported 23 deaths due to COVID-19 after the figures were confirmed by the Director General of Health Services on Tuesday, November 16.
Among the deaths reported today, 13 are of males and 10 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 14,057.