12 Covid patients in hospital, four in ITU

Another 12 persons have been identified with Covid in the past 24 hours and there have been 21 recoveries.

This means the number of persons presently positive with Covid-19 is 227.

12 patients are being treated for the virus at Mater Dei Hospital, of whom four are in the ITU.

The number of deaths is 460 after no virus-related deaths were reported between yesterday and today.

A total of 866,963 doses of the vaccine had been administered up to yesterday, of which 44,153 constituted booster doses.