Aug 03, Colombo: Sri Lanka Wednesday reported eight deaths due to COVID-19 after the figures were confirmed by the Director General of Health Services on Tuesday, August 02.
Among the deaths reported today, are 07 males and one female. While 04 deaths are of elderly people in the 60 years and above age group, four males in the 30-59 years age group has also succumbed to the disease.
Meanwhile, another 122 people infected with Covid-19 have been identified today (03).
According to the Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry, since the outbreak of the COVID-19 in February 2020, Sri Lanka has reported 666,086 infections and 16,574 deaths to date.