Over 82,000 coronavirus recoveries reported
The Ministry of Health says that another 290 patients who had previously tested positive for COVID-19 have recovered and discharged from the hospital within the last 24 hours.
This brings the total number of COVID-19 recoveries in the country to 82,059.
A total of 85,336 cases of coronavirus have been reported in Sri Lanka so far while 3,780 of them are currently under medical care.
Sri Lanka’s death toll due to the virus stands at 497