With the 491 new cases reported yesterday (21), the total number of covid 19 cases in the country has risen to 19,771.
The 491 were identified as associates of the Minuwangoda and Peliyagoda covid cluster.
Accordingly, Minuwangoda and Peliyagoda Kcvid 19 clusters have increased to 16,248 and 10,024 have recovered.
The total number of recovered was 13,589.
PCR tests are being carried out to identify the infected and yesterday 10,514 tests were carried out.