Coronavirus: 79 new cases; More patients recover

Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Health authorities announced that 79 new coronavirus cases were registered on Wednesday. This brings the number of active cases to 1,898.

It was also reported that 2,909 swab tests were carried out in the past 24 hours and 79 more patients have made a recovery.

The the number of coronavirus victims in Malta has reached 160.

Also, the cases announced today are still being investigated.

The number of global COVID-19 infections, officially registered by the Johns Hopkins University, since the beginning of the pandemic has exceeded 68 million, with the most affected country in absolute terms remains the United States, with more than 15.1 million total cases and nearly 286,000 deaths.