71-year-old man is Malta’s 44th COVID-19 victim

Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A 71-year-old man became the latest coronavirus-related death to be registered in Malta amid a surge in cases.

He is the 44th COVID-19 victim.

The Ministry for Health announced that the man was admitted to hospital on the 8th of September and tested positive for coronavirus on the 21st of September.

The man died at Mater Dei Hospital. He had underlying health conditions, said the Ministry for Health