The Ministry of Health reports that 1,307 more patients who were being treated for COVID-19 have recovered and have been discharged from hospital within the last 24 hours. MORE..
17 May 2021 (6:57 PM)
The Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry reports that another 854 persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in Sri Lanka, moving the daily total of new cases to 2,433. MORE..
17 May 2021 (11:49 PM)
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Central, Sabaragamuwa, Uva, Eastern and North-central provinces and in Hambantota and Mullaitivu districts during the evening or night, says the Department of Meteorology. MORE..
18 May 2021 (9:12 AM)
Three police areas in Mullaitivu District are to be isolated with effect from 11.00 p.m. tonight (17). MORE..
17 May 2021 (8:15 PM)
Army Commander General Shavendra Silva says that travel restrictions will be imposed across the island from 11.00 p.m. on Friday (May 21) to 4.00 a.m. on Tuesday (May 25). MORE..
17 May 2021 (7:09 PM)
The Ministry of Health says that a decision has been taken to direct COVID-19 infected patients to treatment facilities or intermediate care centres closest to their residences, for the necessary treatment. MORE..
17 May 2021 (5:30 PM)