The Department of Government Information states that the Director General of Health Services today (18) confirmed 55 COVID-19 deaths that occurred yesterday.
The death toll includes 23 females and 32 males.
Accordingly, the total number of COVID-19 fatalities is at 2,480.
Meanwhile, according to the situation report of the Epidemiology Unit issued at 10.15pm today, the total number of infections has increased to 235,413 with 2,349 new cases.
The report adds that there are 35,729 patients under medical care and 197,259 recoveries at the moment.