Maldives records 72nd COVID-19 death

Dharumavantha Hospital. (Sun Photo/Fayaz Moosa)

The Maldives today recorded its 72nd COVID-19 death. 

Sources have confirmed that the deceased is an 85-year old woman who was receiving treatment at the DH11 facility of Dharumavantha Hospital in Male' City. 

The woman was originally from the island of Th. Kinbidhoo but was transported to Male' after her condition deteriorated.

With the death, the total number of COVID-19 deaths in the Maldives has now increased to 72.