Aug 20, 2021

195 more COVID-19 deaths ;The highest number of deaths per day

195 COVID-19 deaths were confirmed yesterday (19) by the Director-General of Health Services.

This is the highest single-day increase in Sri Lanka since the pandemic began last year. This is the nineth consecutive day the daily death toll has passed the 150 mark.

Accordingly, the current COVID-19 death toll is at 6,985.

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