Malé, Maldives – HPA has just confirmed the 51st Covid-19 related death in the country. The deceased is an 86 year old Maldivian male admitted at the ICU of IGMH. The man passed away at 04:27pm, today.
Today at 04:27pm, an 86-year-old Maldivian male admitted at DH11 has passed away.— Health Protection Agency (@HPA_MV) January 24, 2021
This is the 51st COVID-19 death in the Maldives
Our thoughts and prayers are with the bereaved family. May Allah grant his soul eternal peace in heaven
HPA offers prayers and condolences to his family in their tweet.
To date, 51 people have passed away from Covid-19 in Maldives. The deceased are 43 Maldivian nationals, 6 Bangladeshi nationals and a Filipino national. Maldives now has a total 1,015 active cases, summing up the confirmed positive cases to date to a total of 14,885.
Works are underway to procure 700,000 Covid-19 doses, and preparations are being made to inoculate the public at the earliest.