Sri Lanka reports 71 Covid-19 deaths on Sunday, toll rises to 12,680
Sun, Sep 26, 2021, 06:34 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Sept 26, Colombo: Sri Lanka Sunday reported 71 deaths due to COVID-19 after the figures were confirmed by the Director General of Health Services on Saturday, September 25.
Among the deaths reported today, 32 are of males and 39 of females. The majority of deaths – 56- are of elderly people in the 60 years and above age group. One 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 12,680.