Sri Lanka on Friday (11th of June) registered 62 more victims of COVID-19, the Director-General of Health Services.
The latest fatalities have moved death toll from the virus infection to 2,073, according to Government Information Department’s data.
Reportedly, 07 of the victims had succumbed to the virus infection between the period of May 08 – May 31. The remaining 55 have died between June 01 – June 10.
The deceased were identified as residents of Panadura, Moratuwa, Alubomulla, Gonawila, Govinna, Kandy, Galle, Thimbirigaskatuwa, Kochchikade, Negombo, Santhiveli, Balangoda, Ninthavur 10, Sammanthurai, Pathana, Baduraliya, Walallawita, Bombuwala, Waskaduwa, Mahagama, Kalutara, Dodangoda, Melsiripura, Ambakote, Kurunegala, Panagamuwa, Maduragoda, Merahawatta, Kinniya, Kattankudy 04, Eravur 01, Kattankudy 03, Raththota, Monaragala, Anuradhapura, Mathugama, Kotikawaththa, Nagollagama, Colombo 12, Kadugannawa, Gampola, Seeduwa, Hemmathagama, Pitigala, Niyagama, Karandeniya and Kahaduwa areas.
As per official data, 40 victims in total were aged over 70 years. Thirteen victims were in the age group 60-69 years and four were aged between 50-59 years. Remaining five were in the age group of 30-49.