Coronavirus: No new cases; Active cases down to 12

FILE PHOTO: A laboratory technician is seen at the Inselspital Universitaetsspital Bern university hospital during researches for a vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Bern, Switzerland April 22, 2020. Picture taken April 22, 2020. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File Photo

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

No new coronavirus case was detected in the past 24 hours and one recovery was registered.

This means that now the total number of active cases stands at 12.

This information was published by the Ministry for Health in an infographic shared on Facebook.

OFFICIAL COVID-19 figures for 04•07•2020Chris Fearne | MaltaGov | Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Directorate | Covid19 Malta

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Friday’s only positive case was an imported sporadic, symptomatic case. Air Malta explained that the positive case was a passenger that was repatriated to Malta on an Air Malta flight from Amsterdam. The passenger tested positive to COVID-19 during a routine swab test.

The flight from Amsterdam was not one of the air bridge destinations which were opened on the 1st of July 2020.

The airline has advised all passengers on repatriation flights to conduct a swab test on their return to Malta.