Sri Lanka recorded its highest daily coronavirus cases yesterday (Monday), officials said today.
A total of 997 people were found to be infected with the coronavirus yesterday.
Among those infected are 173 people were from Colombo, 170 from Gampaha, 74 from Kalutara, 49 from Kurunegala, 92 from Galle, 86 from Monaragala, 59 from Trincomalee and 52 Sri Lankans who returned from overseas.
The number of people found to be infected in Colombo included double digit figures in Dehiwala, Hanwella, Mirihana and Mulleriyawa. (Colombo Gazette)