The Director General of Health Services has confirmed the 45th coronavirus death in the country.
A 68-year-old woman had passed away at her home in Maligawatte, Colombo.
The postmortem examination had cited the cause of death as a heart attack caused by high blood pressure due to Covid-19 infection.
Accordingly, with this the total number of Covid-19 deaths in Sri Lanka is now 45.
This is also the fourth Covid-19 death reported within today (11).