COVID death in Addu, toll at 263

Aerial photo of Addu City. (Photo/Facebook)

Health Protection Agency on Tuesday revealed that an additional COVID-19 fatality, bringing the total number to 263. 

As per the agency, an 83-year-old local male admitted to the Addu Covid Management Facility passed away at 02:30 am. 

With this, the number of COVID release deaths recorded in Addu City is now at 13. 

During the last 24 hours, HPA announced 242 new cases, increasing confirmed cases in Maldives to 96,294. Currently, there are 2,079 active cases, of which 12 are hospitalized.  

To date, a total of 93,410 people have made full recoveries.