Coronavirus: 80 new cases as 177 more patients recover

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Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

80 new coronavirus cases have been detected by the health authorities following 2,192 swab tests in the past 24 hours.

The number of active cases now stands at 2,060 as 177 more patients have made a recovery.

On Sunday, health authorities announced the death of two other coronavirus patients.

To date, the pandemic has claimed 113 lives.

Announced on Sunday evening
Two succumb to coronavirus

The World Health Organization’s special COVID-19 envoy, David Nabarro told the Solothurner Zeitung in Switzerland that Europe was likely to see a third wave of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic in early 2021 before a vaccine can be introduced.