18 new cases of Covid-19 – and another 13 recoveries

18 new cases of Covid-19 have surfaced in the past 24 hours and there have been another 13 recoveries.

This means the number of persons who are positive with Covid-19 is now 285.

Seven patients are being treated for the virus at Mater Dei Hospital, and no patients are in the ITU.

The number of deaths has remained 459 after no virus-linked deaths were reported between yesterday and today.

A total of 844,723 doses of vaccine had been administered up to yesterday, of which 27,409 constituted booster doses.