The Health Protection Agency (HPA) reported 1,467 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 42,775.
The statistics include 939 cases from the previous 24 hours, with the remaining 528 cases coming from backlogged samples, according to HPA.
According to HPA, there are 1,267 new cases from the greater Male’ area, 182 cases from residential islands outside Male’, and 18 cases from operational resorts among the 1,467 new cases.
The total number of COVID-19 cases reported in the country has reached 42,775, with 27,672 patients having fully recovered. The total number of deaths has increased to 91 with four additional deaths reported today.