27 new coronavirus cases; Active cases reach 409

Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

27 cases have been detected in the past 24 hours according to the Ministry for Health.

The infographic published on Saturday shows that 17 more patients have recovered but the number of active cases has increased to 409.

From the cases announced yesterday, six were family members of other known cases, 3 were work colleagues, 1 case from Paceville, 1 case was a direct contact of a positive case and 13 were from an old people’s home. The rest were locally transmitted and contact tracing is underway.