The Malta Independent 1 March 2021, Monday

130 new cases of Covid-19 found as one more patient passes away

Sunday, 21 February 2021, 12:35 Last update: about 7 days ago

130 new cases of Covid-19 were reported on Sunday as one more person passed away while positive for the virus.

The death of a 72-year-old man at Mater Dei Hospital takes the total number of deaths so far up to 304.

134 people meanwhile have recovered, meaning that the number of active cases decreases marginally to 2,521.


2,660 swab tests were carried out on Saturday, taking the total number of swab tests so far up to 674,377.

63,308 doses of the vaccine have been administered so far, with 20,189 people having received both doses of the vaccine.

Malta has had 20,892 cases of Covid-19 so far. 18,067 of those have recovered, while 304 have died.

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