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* Coronavirus update: 740 new COVID-19 cases identified Thursday, total rises to 560,345
Thu, Nov 25, 2021, 11:52 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Nov 25, Colombo: According to Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, 740 new COVID-19 cases were reported so far on Thursday.

According to the Epidemiology Unit report at 8:30 pm Thursday, a total of 560,345 COVID-19 cases have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic.

While 17,713 infected patients are currently under medical care at hospitals and homes, 528,400 patients have fully recovered and been discharged from hospitals.

Sri Lanka Thursday reported 27 deaths raising the total to 14,232.

According to the Epidemiology Unit report, so far total of 15,918,179 people have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 13,723,234 have received the second dose. In addition, 398,013 have received the third booster dose.


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