As per Army Commander Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, 169 more cases have been detected.
Reportedly, 18 among the latest cases are identified from the quarantine centers.
The remaining 151 are close contacts of the Peliyagoda Fish Market cluster, the Department of Government Information confirmed.
Thereby, a total of 443 new cases have been detected within the day so far.
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Covid-19 cases pass 12,000 mark
274 Covid-19 cases related to the Minuwangoda - Peliyagoda cluster have been found so far today (03).
Seven are from quarantine centres while 267 are contacts of the Peliyagoda cluster.
Accordingly the Minuwangoda - Peliyagoda cluster has grown to 8,540 and the total number of infections is at 12,018.
According to the Health Promotion Bureau's situation report as at 18:11 today (04), there are 6,097 active cases, 5858 recoveries and 23 fatalities.