The latest patients to succumb to Covid-19 are : a 70-year old male from Ethulkotte, a 63-year old male from Kandana, a 45-year old male from Colombo 15, a 55-year old male from Kalutara South and a 67-year old male from Colombo 13.
Accordingly, the total number of Covid-19 fatalities is at 566.
Meanwhile, according to the situation report of the Epidemiology Unit issued at 08.30pm today (Mar. 29), 215 cases were found in the day, bringing the total number of infections to 92,303.
It adds that there are 2,823 patients under medical care and 88,914 recoveries at the moment.