Sri Lanka reports 79 Covid-19 deaths on Saturday, toll rises to 12,609
Sat, Sep 25, 2021, 07:26 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Sept 25, Colombo: Sri Lanka Saturday reported 79 deaths due to COVID-19 after the figures were confirmed by the Director General of Health Services on Friday, September 24.
Among the deaths reported today, 41 are of males and 38 of females. The majority of deaths – 57- 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 12,609.