Today Sri Lanka records 720 coronavirus cases. According to the Director General of Health Services, total number of fatalities in Sri Lanka increased to 14,034.

Test positivity rate is increasing. Currently there are 14,220 active COVID patients.

According to official stats Sri Lanka’s weekly average of PCR tests count show about 6,200 per day. Test positivity rate has again slightly increased from 9% to 11.4%. It was around 35% during early September. (