The Health Protection Agency (HPA) reported 1,187 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 48,608.
The statistics include 438 cases from the previous 24 hours, with the remaining 749 cases coming from backlogged samples, according to HPA.
According to the data, there are 965 new cases from the greater Male’ area, 214 cases from residential islands outside Male’, 2 cases from liveaboards, and 6 cases from operational resorts among the 1,187 new cases.
The total number of COVID-19 cases reported in the country has reached 48,608, with 29,644 patients having fully recovered. The total number of deaths has increased to 112 with seven additional deaths reported yesterday.