COVID-19: Maldives records 67th death

People wait at the front entrance of Indhira Gandhi Memorial (IGMH) on May 14, 2020. (Sun Photo/Fayaz Moosa)

Health Protection Agency (HPA) has confirmed the death of an individual aged 66 who tested positive for COVID-19.

According to HPA, the individual was brought into the IGMH emergency room in the afternoon today. The individual was unresponsive when brought in.

9i8PA stated that the individual was male, but did not specify his nationality. 

The time of death was recorded at 12:35. This is the 67th COVID-19 death in the Maldives.


Maldives has so far confirmed 23,838 cases fo the virus with 91 patients currently hospitalized.