The Government said that the death toll from the coronavirus in Sri Lanka has now risen to 247.
Of the latest victims, one is a 66-year-old man from Battaramulla. He died at the Homagama Base Hospital.
The second victim is an 81-year-old man from Colombo 15. He died at the Infectious Diseases Hospital (IDH) in Angoda.
The third victim is an 89-year-old woman from Colombo 10. She died on admission to the Colombo National Hospital. (Colombo Gazette)