5th patient dies of coronavirus

Medical staff is seen in an ambulance as they transfer a patient from a nursing home to a hospital, as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in Rome, Italy, May 2, 2020. REUTERS/Remo Casilli

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

The Ministry for Health announced that a fifth patient has died of coronavirus.

The victim is an 81-year-old male.

In a statement issued on Tuesday, the Ministry for Health said that the man was admitted at Karin Grech Hospital.

The Ministry said that the man was also suffering from other medical conditions.

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