Man becomes latest Covid-19 victim, daily death toll rises to 3

Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A 59-year-old man has become the latest coronavirus victim after passing away on Friday.

This is the third fatality reported on Friday with the pandemic claiming 74 lives so far.

The man had tested positive on 27 October.

The health ministry said that the man died on Thursday while receiving treatment at Mater Dei Hospital.

2 elderly persons succumb to Covid-19

2 elderly persons succumbed to Covid-19 yesterday, the Health Ministry has announced. They were 75 and 90 years old.

The 75 year old man resulted positive to Covid-19 on the 14th of October and was admitted to Mater Dei Hospital on the 15th. He died yesterday in the Intensive Care Unit in Mater Dei.

The 90 year old woman was admitted to hospital on the 31st of October, and tested positive that day. She also passed away yesterday in hospital.