Sri Lanka reports 66 Covid-19 deaths on Tuesday, toll rises to 12,284
Tue, Sep 21, 2021, 07:48 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Sept 21, Colombo: Sri Lanka Tuesday reported 66 deaths due to COVID-19 after the figures were confirmed by the Director General of Health Services on Monday, September 20.
Among the deaths reported today, 30 are of males and 36 of females. The majority of deaths – 53- are of elderly people in the 60 years and above age group. A male and 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 12,284.