Tista' taqra bil- Malti.
A press briefing on the latest news regarding COVID-19 was held at the Health Promotion & Disease Prevention Directorate.
The Superintendent of Public Health addressed the media.
Highlights from today’s’ press briefing
- 7 new coronavirus cases
- Total of 202 positive cases
- 4 of the new cases were travel-related and 3 locally transmitted
- Travel-related cases: 2 male, 2 females
- Local transmission cases: 1 female (Safi Lidl store employee), 1 Nigerian male, Italian pregnant woman
Travel-related cases: 2 male, 2 females
Local transmission cases: 1 female (Safi Lidl store employee), 1 Nigerian male, Italian pregnant woman.
Seven new cases were reported; one was travel-related
Patients have displayed symptoms such as coughs and high temperature however others had gastric ailments
Professor Gauci points out that decisions on spring hunting do not fall under her remit
Social distancing measures apply for hunters
Risk of contracting the virus from postal articles is minimal but the virus can exist on surfaces.
In case of items delivered from abroad, Professor Gauci recommended that mail is left aside
‘People who test positive for COVID-19 should be supported not stigmatized’
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