Health Protection Agency (HPA), on Wednesday, confirmed additional 536 cases of COVID-19 cases, bringing the total cases in Maldives to 99,635.
According to HPA, the new cases include; 267 cases from the greater Male’ region, 158 cases from residential islands outside Male’ and 83 cases from operational resorts.
Meanwhile, 200 additional COVID-19 patients were confirmed to have made full recoveries over the last 24 hours, increasing total recoveries to 94,702.
With these new developments, Maldives now has 4,656 active cases.
There are 21 patients in hospitals
5,513 samples have been tested for COVID-19 over the last 24-hours, including 3,077 samples from the greater Male' region. The positivity rate in the greater Male’ area is at 9 percent.
Caseload over the week
January 12: 536 cases
January 11: 593 cases
January 10: 454 cases
January 9: 384 cases
January 8: 337 cases
January 7: 281 cases
January 6: 304 cases
Maldives has recorded 264 COVID-19 deaths.