Two elderly succumb to COVID-19

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Two elderly have succumbed to COVID-19 in the past hours, the health authorities have announced. The death toll has now reached 103.

In the first case, an 83-year-old man, who was confirmed positive for Covid-19 on November 6th, died late last night at Mater Dei Hospital.

In the second case, a 70-year-old woman, who tested positive for Covid-19 on October 20, died earlier today at Mater Dei Hospital.

The Ministry of Health, while offering its condolences to the families of the elderly, calls for everyone to abide by preventive measures including hand washing, social distance and the use of masks, only then can we make a difference.