16 thousand 206 PCR tests have been conducted yesterday.543 Covid infected persons have been identified yesterday and 217 infected persons were reported from the Colombo district. 85 from the Gampaha and 194 patients have been reported from other districts. The overall total of the Covid deaths stands at 232. 5961 persons are being quarantined in 73 quarantine centers.
Police media spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana said that cases have been filed to 2250 persons for not wearing face masks. Another 34 persons have been taken into custody during last 24 hours ended at 6 am today.