The epidemiology unit has warned that corona virus will spread further, if people do not minimize traveling. They pointed out that the highest number of corona patients for a day was reported yesterday from the Colombo district, which is 2672. The Sinopharm vaccine from China has been given to 6034 persons. The Russian Sputnik vaccine has been given to 1385 persons. The first dose of the AstraZeneca Covishield vaccine has been given to 935,657. The second dose has been given to 198,981.
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