4 new coronavirus-related deaths

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Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Four individuals aged between 76 and 86 are the latest victims of the pandemic, the health ministry announced on Saturday afternoon.

The first case concerns a 86-year-old woman who tested positive on 2 December and died yesterday at Mater Dei Hospital.

A 76-year-old woman who tested positive on 12 December, also succumbed to the virus yesterday at Mater Dei Hospital.

The third case involved an 86-year-old woman who tested positive on 16 October, also succumbed to the virus yesterday at Mater Dei Hospital.

While an 84-year-old man who tested positive on 16 December, died earlier this morning at Mater Dei Hospital.

The health ministry urged the public to remain vigilant, while it offered its condolences to the families of the victim.

To date, the pandemic has claimed 187 lives.