Health authorities have confirmed 02 Covid-19 deaths today (04).
Accordingly, the total number of fatalities now stand at 215.
The latest deaths are reported from Rathnapura. The deceased are two males aged 71 and 86 years.
468 cases today
Meanwhile, according to the According to the situation report of the Epidemiology Unit issued at 08.30pm today (Ja. 04), a total of 468 fresh cases were found in the day pushing the number of total infections is at 45,242.
It adds that there are 7,210 patients under medical care, 37,817 recoveries and 215 fatalities at the moment.
Meanwhile, the isolation status of the Awissawella Police division has been lifted with immediate effect.
The announcement was made by General Shavendra Silva, Commander of the Army and Head of the National Operations Center for the Prevention of the Spread of Covid 19.