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* Sri Lanka identifies 1,235 new COVID-19 cases Thursday, total rises to 633,051
Thu, Feb 17, 2022, 10:20 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Feb 17, Colombo: According to Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, 1,235 new COVID-19 infections were reported so far on Thursday.

According to the Epidemiology Unit report at 7 pm Thursday, a total of 633,051 COVID-19 cases have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic.

While 20,796 infected patients are currently under medical care at hospitals and homes, 596,329 patients have fully recovered and been discharged from hospitals.

Sri Lanka Thursday reported 27 deaths raising the total to 15,926.

According to the Epidemiology Unit report, so far total of 16,824,201 people have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 14,047,994 have received the second dose. In addition, 6,239,597 have received the third booster dose.


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