Covid-19 claims another 2 lives

Miguela Xuereb

Two individuals aged 83 and 93 are the latest victims of the pandemic, the health ministry announced on Thursday afternoon.

The first case concerns a 93-year-old woman who tested positive on 24 November and died on Wednesday at St. Thomas Hospital.

An 83-year-old woman who tested positive on 24 November, also succumbed to the virus yesterday at the Good Samaritan Long Term Facility.

The health ministry urged the public to remain vigilant, while it offered its condolences to the families of the victim.

To date, the pandemic has claimed 182 lives.