Maldives registers 50th COVID-19 death

The Maldives on Thursday registered its 50th COVID-19 death.

The Health Protection Agency (HPA) said a 77 year old Maldivian male taken to state run Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital’s ER was declared dead at 10:14am.

The Maldives has recorded 14,765 cases of COVID-19 to date. The number of cases have been on the rise over the past couple of weeks.