Sept 11, Colombo: According to Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, 2,802 new COVID-19 cases were reported so far on Saturday.
Among the new infections confirmed today 2,796 are from the New Year cluster and 06 are foreign arrivals currently in quarantine.
According to the Epidemiology Unit report at 9:30 pm Saturday, a total of 483,280 COVID-19 cases have been reported 60,895 infected patients under medical care at hospitals and homes, while 411,233 patients have fully recovered and been discharged from hospitals.
Sri Lanka Saturday reported 157 deaths within last 24 hours raising the total to 11,152.
According to the Epidemiology Unit report, so far total of 13,371,290 people have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 10,406,048 have received the second dose.