Sri Lanka reports 84 Covid-19 deaths on Saturday, toll exceeds 12,000
Sat, Sep 18, 2021, 07:46 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Sept 18, Colombo: Sri Lanka Saturday reported 84 deaths due to COVID-19 after the figures were confirmed by the Director General of Health Services on Friday, September 17.
Among the deaths reported today, 51 are of males and 33 of females. The majority of deaths – 58- are of elderly people in the 60 years and above age group. Two males and 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 12,022.