133 new Covid-19 cases detected; death toll at 117

Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Malta has registered 133 coronavirus cases on Tuesday following 2,664 swab tests.

The pandemic has so far claimed 117 lives with the health authorities reporting four coronavirus-related deaths on Monday.

2,082 cases remain active after 107 made a recovery.

So far 55 cases have been traced from the 80 reported on Monday, with 25 remaining unaccounted for.

The cases have been traced to:

  • 16 family members of individuals who tested positive;
  • 5 work members of individuals who tested positive;
  • 3 individuals who were in direct contact with positive cases;
  • a case was from a social gathering

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