Health Protection Agency (HPA), on Tuesday, reported an additional 108 cases of COVID-19 infections in the Maldives, increasing the tally to 19,038.
As reported by HPA, the 108 new cases includes; 76 cases from the Greater Male’ area, 12 cases from islands outside Male’, 20 cases from operational resorts, and 0 case from liveaboards.
Meanwhile, 16,542 people have made full recoveries in total.
Maldives currently has 2,429 active cases and 167 patients are being treated in Hospitals and Medical Facilities while 60 COVID related deaths confirmed so far.
Maldives started COVID-19 mass vaccination program on February 1. HPA states 4,962 individuals were inoculated today and from that 2,700 were from the Greater Male’ area, 2,262 were from the atolls.
85,110 individuals have now been vaccinated under the program.
The government expects to receive new shipment of vaccines from WHO this February.