3 succumb to Covid-19, as death toll passes 100 mark

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Three men have died of coronavirus, the health authorities reported on Monday, as Malta’s death toll passed the 100th mark registering a total of 101 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic.

The first case was a 78-year-old man who tested positive on 2 November and passed away on Sunday at the Good Samaritan long-term facility.

The second case concerned an 87-year-old man that had tested positive on 6 November and died earlier on Monday at Mater Dei Hospital.

The third case concerned a 79-year-old man that had tested positive on 5 November and died earlier on Monday at Mater Dei Hospital.

While offering its condolences to the families of the victim, the Health Ministry appealed to the general public to continue adhering to coronavirus related measures in a bid to curb the spread.

On Monday, Malta registered 103 new infections bringing the number of active cases to 2,151.

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