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* Coronavirus update: 745 new COVID-19 cases identified Wednesday, total rises to 559,605
Wed, Nov 24, 2021, 11:53 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Nov 24, Colombo: According to Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, 745 new COVID-19 cases were reported so far on Wednesday.

According to the Epidemiology Unit report at 8:30 pm Wednesday, a total of 559,605 COVID-19 cases have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic.

While 17,471 infected patients are currently under medical care at hospitals and homes, 527,929 patients have fully recovered and been discharged from hospitals.

Sri Lanka Wednesday reported 23 deaths raising the total to 14,205.

According to the Epidemiology Unit report, so far total of 15,916,995 people have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 13,721,117 have received the second dose. In addition, 380,213 have received the third booster dose.


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