Apr 06, Colombo: According to Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, 159 new COVID-19 cases were reported so far on Tuesday.
Among the positive cases identified Tuesday are, 158 associates of the Peliyagoda COVID-19 cluster and 19 foreign arrivals.
According to the Epidemiology Unit report at 10 pm Tuesday, a total of 93,772 COVID-19 cases have been reported and 2,476 infected patients are being treated at hospitals. Another 324 individuals are currently under investigations in hospitals.
Two deaths were reported on Tuesday raising the total to 588 and 90,708 patients have fully recovered and been discharged from hospitals.
Up to Tuesday, a total of 924,536 individuals have been vaccinated.