The World Health Organization (WHO) congratulated the Sri Lankan government for once again administering a record number of over 500,000 COVID-19 vaccines in a single day on Friday (July 30). MORE..
1 Aug 2021 (2:54 PM)
The Director-General of Health Services has confirmed 67 more COVID-19 related fatalities that have occurred yesterday (July 31). MORE..
1 Aug 2021 (8:29 PM)
Head of Virology at the University of Hong Kong, Professor Malik Peiris has warned that the worst for Sri Lanka is yet to come, and it will hit the island in the coming months. MORE..
2 Aug 2021 (1:21 AM)
The Ministry of Health reports that another 1,655 persons have tested positive for coronavirus today (August 01). MORE..
1 Aug 2021 (9:15 PM)
Measures have been taken to resume public transport services between the provinces with the public servants being called to work as per usual from tomorrow (August 02). MORE..
1 Aug 2021 (3:56 PM)
Sri Lanka will be launching a 24-hour vaccination drive for the first time to administer the Oxford-AstraZeneca doses newly arrived from Japan. MORE..
1 Aug 2021 (9:44 AM)