Aug 19, 2021

186 more COVID-19 deaths

186 COVID-19 deaths were confirmed yesterday (18) by the Director-General of Health Services.

This is the highest single-day increase in Sri Lanka since the pandemic began last year. This is the eighth consecutive day the daily death toll has passed the 150 mark.

Accordingly, the current COVID-19 death toll is at 6,790.

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