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* Coronavirus update: 757 new COVID-19 cases identified Wednesday, total rises to 569,928
Wed, Dec 8, 2021, 11:12 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Dec 08, Colombo: According to Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, 757 new COVID-19 cases were reported so far on Wednesday.

According to the Epidemiology Unit report at 8:30 pm Wednesday, a total of 569,928 COVID-19 cases have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic.

While 11,928 infected patients are currently under medical care at hospitals and homes, 543,467 patients have fully recovered and been discharged from hospitals.

Sri Lanka Wednesday reported 28 deaths raising the total to 14,533.

According to the Epidemiology Unit report, so far total of 15,948,495 people have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 13,771,693 have received the second dose. In addition, 1,033,791 have received the third booster dose.


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