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COVID-19: Death toll reaches 200 in Maldives

Lamya Abdulla
16 June 2021, MVT 22:18
Hukhumale' Graveyard: a 59 year old COVID patient passed away today -- Photo: Nishan Ali/ Mihaaru
Lamya Abdulla
16 June 2021, MVT 22:18

Health Protection Agency (HPA) announced on Wednesday the COVID-19 fatalities in Maldives has reached 200.

The agency said a 59 year old Maldivian woman admitted in Laamu COVID Management Facility had passed away on Tuesday evening.

The 200th COVID death was on Wednesday morning at Gaafu Dhaalu COVID Management Facility. According to HPA the deceased was a 79 year old Maldivian man.

So far, 71,138 cases have been recorded for COVID-19 in Maldives while there are more than 7,000 active cases at the moment.

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