COVID-19: 75-year old passes away, 188th death

People perform funeral prayers for a COVID-19 victim at Hulhumale' Cemetery on May 28, 2021. (Sun Photo/Fayaz Moosa)

A 75-year old COVID-19 patient has passed away in the Maldives last night. 

Health Protection Agency (HPA) said that the individual passed away at 20:40 last night. 

This was the third death confirmed yesterday. 

The individual was identified as a Maldivian male. He is the 188th person to pass away from the virus in the Maldives.