(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lanka reported that 54 deaths due to COVID-19 occurred on Friday, June 18, 2021.
The Director General of Health Services today (19) confirmed that 54 deaths occurred on Friday 18 June without stating the total number of deaths due to the pandemic.
Among the Friday’s dead are 23 females and 31 males. The majority of the deaths numbering 43 are in the over 60 years of age group.
According to the data reported by the Government Information Department, the total deaths due to Covid-19 Since the pandemic began last March has now risen to 2,534 including the deaths confirmed Saturday.