COVID-19: Maldives' toll at 255

The Maldives has recorded an additional COVID-19 death.

According to the Health Protection Agency (HPA), a 79-year-old local female admitted at Addu Covid Management Facility passed away at 9:30 pm. This is the 255th COVID-19 death in the Maldives.

The COVID-19 situation in Addu City is currently the worst in the country. Over the past 24 hours, 16 news cases were recorded in the southernmost city. The Maldives' tally is at 92,211.