Three elderly die due to COVID-19; Death toll reaches 177

Nurse
Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

The Ministry for Health announced that three more elderly have lost their lives to Covid-19. The ages of the deceased range from 86 to 99 years.

A 99-year-old woman who was confirmed positive on 8 December died yesterday at Mater Dei.

A 94-year-old woman who was confirmed positive on 9 December also died yesterday at Mater Dei.

An 86-year-old woman who was confirmed positive on 28 November died early this morning at Mater Dei hospital.

The number of COVID-19 victims has now increased to 177.

Health authorities again appealed for increased vigilance to keep all sectors of society safe.