93 COVID-19 deaths confirmed for Sunday (19); Total Fatalities increased to 12,218

Sri Lanka Monday reported 93 deaths due to COVID-19 after the figures were confirmed by the Director General of Health Services on Sunday, September 19.

Among the deaths reported today, 45 are of males and 48 of females. The majority of deaths – 68- are of elderly people in the 60 years and above age group. One male below 30 years of age also succumbed to the disease.

According to the data reported by the Government Information Department, the total deaths due to Covid-19 since the pandemic began last year has now risen to 12,218.