Lh. Atoll Hospital has confirmed that a 97-year-old Maldivian woman passed away and was found to be positive for COVID-19.
Maldives’ COVID-19 death toll has now reached 79 since the country recorded its first case in April, last year. The deceased are 70 Maldivian nationals, 6 Bangladeshi nationals, two Indian nationals, and a Filipino national.
Maldives recorded 703 new COVID-19 cases today with 526 cases from Greater Male’ Area. Currently, the country has more than 7,607 active cases with 203 hospitalized.