Health authorities have confirmed 04 more Covid-19 related deaths today (01), the Department of Government Information states.
Accordingly, the death toll currently stands at 122.
These 04 deaths have occured in Colombo District from Nov. 28 - Nov. 30.
The victims are :
- A 74 year old male from Colombo 12. Died at home.
- A 74 year old female from Kolonnawa. Died at home.
- A 93 year old female from Rajagiriya. Died at home.
- A 81 year old male from Colombo 10. Died at the Mulleriyawa Base Hospital.
Meanwhile, a total of 545 cases of Covid-19 have been found today (Dec.. 01).
541 of these new cases found today are linked to the Divulapitiya - Peliyagoda cluster.
Accordingly, the Divulapitiya - Peliyagoda cluster has grown to 20,983.
According to the situation report of the Epidemiology Unit issued at 10.30pm today (Dec.. 01), the total number of infections have increased to 24,532.
It adds that there are 6,593 patients under medical care, 17,817 recoveries and 122 fatalities at the moment.