Lankapage Logo CP 22 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Coronavirus update: 688 new COVID-19 cases identified Monday, total rises to 597,035
Mon, Jan 17, 2022, 11:21 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Jan 17, Colombo: According to Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, 688 new COVID-19 cases were reported so far on Monday.

According to the Epidemiology Unit report at 7:30 pm Monday, a total of 597,035 COVID-19 cases have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic.

While 13,444 infected patients are currently under medical care at hospitals and homes, 568,373 patients have fully recovered and been discharged from hospitals.

Sri Lanka Monday reported 07 deaths raising the total to 15,218.

According to the Epidemiology Unit report, so far total of 16,206,725 people have received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 13,873,104 have received the second dose. In addition, 4,743,581 have received the third booster dose.


ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
Tanker owners request IGP to provide security to bowsers delivering fuel
-- [6 hours ago]
ADB, AIIB, WB to support Sri Lanka under a joint action plan to mitigate impact of the economic crisis
-- [7 hours ago]
$ 7 million will be paid for two gas ships Monday - Litro Chairman
-- [8 hours ago]
CSE Director Board appoints a new Chairman
-- [8 hours ago]
Police nab two suspects with 450 kilograms of Kerala cannabis
-- [9 hours ago]
Public urged not to block roads on GCE O/L examination days
Five more SLFP members to join the government
Public protest at Galle Face continues for the 43rd day
A proposal from the Speaker to the Prime Minister to revive the economy
CID records statements from senior police officers, including the IGP and the STF chief

Copyright © 2000, 2020 by (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.