COVID-19: 107 new cases, 30 from Male' area

Rapid Response Team (RRT) operates in the streets of Male' City to conduct coronavirus tests on January 25, 2021. (Sun Photo/Fayaz Moosa)

Health Protection Agency (HPA), on Friday, announced 107 additional cases of COVID-19, increasing confirmed cases in the Maldives to 77,309.

According to HPA, the 107 new cases include; 30 cases from the greater Male’ region, 56 cases from residential islands outside Male’, 14 cases from operational resorts, six cases from islands under development, and two cases from industrial/islands used for other purposes.

Meanwhile, 52 additional COVID-19 patients were confirmed to have made full recoveries over the last 24 hours, increasing total recoveries to 74,481.

With the new developments, Maldives now has 2,595 active cases.

There are 13 patients in hospitals.

5,156 samples have been tested for COVID-19 over the last 24-hours.

Caseload over the week

July 30: 107 cases

July 29: 108 cases

July 28: 141 cases

July 27: 105 cases

July 26: 98 cases

July 25: 123 cases

July 24: 86 cases

Maldives has recorded 221 COVID-19 deaths.