The Government said that seven new deaths related to the coronavirus were confirmed today.
Of the seven deaths, one is a 56-year-old man from Kurunegala. He died at the Kurunegala Teaching Hospital.
The second victim is a 55-year-old man from Anuradhapura. He died at his residence.
The third victim is a 59-year-old man from Gampaha. He died at the National Institute of Infectious Diseases.
The fourth victim is a 79-year-old woman from Rukgahawila. She died at the Homagama Base Hospital.
The fifth victim was a 51-year-old man from Demalagama. He died at the Homagama Base Hospital.
The sixth victim is an 81-year-old man from Colombo 05. He died at the Homagama Base Hospital.
The seventh victim is an 87-year-old man from Pannipitiya. He died at the Kandy National Hospital. (Colombo Gazette)