Sept 14, Colombo: Sri Lanka Tuesday reported 136 deaths due to COVID-19 after the figures were confirmed by the Director General of Health Services on Monday, September 13.
Among the deaths reported today, 76 are of males and 60 of females. The majority of deaths - 106- are of elderly people in the 60 years and above age group. One male and a female below 30 years of age also succumbed to the viral disease.
According to the data reported by the Government Information Department, the total deaths due to Covid-19 since the pandemic began last year has now risen to 11,567.