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Highest single-day COVID-19 deaths reported

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A total of 67 more COVID-19 related fatalities were confirmed by the Director-General of Health Services recording the highest single-day tally.

According to the Government Information Department, 19 deaths have been reported between the period of May 17 to May 31 while 48 deaths have been reported between June 01 to June 08.

It said 43 males and 24 females are among the deceased.

Accordingly, the death toll in the country surged to 1,910.

  Comments - 6

  • Hudson Thursday, 10 June 2021 04:11 AM

    Unfortunately we have to live with this moronic government for another 3 years.

    Lion Thursday, 10 June 2021 05:03 AM

    Truth is much worst than this.

    Pani kumari Thursday, 10 June 2021 06:36 AM

    Pavithra is accountable

    Selvakumar Thursday, 10 June 2021 07:17 AM

    It's to heard to control...!!!!

    Selvakumar Thursday, 10 June 2021 07:43 AM

    What's health ministry will given answer for this issue?????

    Ranaweera Thursday, 10 June 2021 08:21 AM

    No vaccine for those above 60 from the start so they have started dying now.

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