Additional case of Covid-19 recorded from Addu

Aerial view of Addu City | Photo: Coral Glass

Addu City, Maldives – A new case of Covid-19 has been recorded in Addu City in connection to the Aviation Cluster which was discovered among participants of an Aviation Security Command training held in the city.

With this, the total number of positive cases in connection to the cluster has risen to 29, with cases in Hithadhoo, Feydhoo and Maradhoo Feydhoo districts.

I has been reported that the case recorded is the wife of an individual who has already tested positive from the cluster.

According to the latest information by Addu Emergency Operation Center (EOC), all samples of direct contacts have been collected and are being tested.

So far, cases in connection to the cluster have been identified in Gdh. Thinadhoo as well. With this, both Addu and Thinadhoo are under monitoring.

Stay tuned for details.