The total number of COVID-19 deaths in Sri Lanka exceeded 12,000 with 84 more deaths being reported today.
A total of 84 more COVID-19 related deaths that occurred yesterday (17) were confirmed by the Director-General of Health Services today pushing the death toll to 12,022.
According to the Government Information Department,33 females and 51 males are among the deceased.
A total of 58 people who are above 60 years of age are among the deceased while 23 of them are between 30 and 59 years of age.
Three deaths have been reported below 30 years of age.