Oct 20, Colombo: According to Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, 539 new COVID-19 cases were reported so far on Wednesday.
According to the Epidemiology Unit report at 8:30 pm Wednesday, a total of 533,305 COVID-19 cases have been reported since the inception of the pandemic. While 26,088 infected patients are currently under medical care at hospitals and homes, 493,674 patients have fully recovered and been discharged from hospitals.
Sri Lanka Wednesday reported 18 deaths within last 24 hours raising the total to 13,543.
According to the Epidemiology Unit report, so far total of 14,788,141 people have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 12,839,638 have received the second dose.