Aug 28, 2021

Sri Lanka’s Covid-19 death rate rises 17% by the week reports that Sri Lanka’s death rate is rising by approx. 17% each week.

Their latest data shows that Sri Lanka’s number of Covid-19 deaths was 1,367 for the week ended last Friday.

The website’s data also shows that Covid-19 patients have increased 9% from the previous week.

A total of 34,365 Covid-19 patients were recorded for the past 7 days.

The total number of Covid-19 deaths worldwide this week was 69,065, a 0.7% rise from the previous week.  

The website reports that 4.5 Mn new Covid-19 were reported in the past week and 3.8 Mn recovered from it, within the same period.