46 new cases detected in the last 24 hrs; 48 more recover

Miguela Xuereb

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46 new coronavirus cases have been detected in the past 24 hours while 48 more patients have recovered. This brings the total number of active cases down to 664.

The Ministry for Health, which published the latest update said that today’s cases are still being investigated.

From yesterday’s cases, 6 were family members of previously known cases, 2 were direct contact of positive cases, 5 cases were work colleagues of positive cases and 4 were imported and 2 cases are contacts of social gatherings.

Today, Health Minister Chris Fearne published a video on social media which gives an explanation of what happens when one tests positive to coronavirus.

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Posted by Chris Fearne on Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Cases announced on Tuesday
38 new Covid-19 cases, 52 recoveries