Eleventh Covid-19 death reported in Malta

Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

An 86-year-old woman has died after testing positive for Covid-19, the eleventh victim of the pandemic in Malta.

In a statement, the Health Ministry said that the woman had tested positive for the coronavirus on 18 August, and that she had been in intensive care at Mater Dei Hospital ever since.

The ministry expressed its condolences to the woman’s family, and appealed to the public to continue following the advice of the health authorities.

27 new cases of Covid-19 had been reported by the authorities in today’s bulletin, with 58 patients making a recovery.