The Health Protection Agency (HPA) reported 741 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 44,523.
The statistics include 515 cases from the previous 24 hours, with the remaining 226 cases coming from backlogged samples, according to HPA.
According to HPA, there are 560 new cases from the greater Male’ area, 156 cases from residential islands outside Male’, and 25 cases from operational resorts among the 741 new cases.
The total number of COVID-19 cases reported in the country has reached 44,523 with 28,459 patients having fully recovered. The total number of deaths has increased to 97 with three additional deaths reported today.