69 new Covid cases, 134 recoveries, 31 in hospital

69 new Covid cases emerged during the past 24 hours, while 134 persons have recovered. This means that the number of active cases is now 1,544.

There are 31 patients being treated for Covid complications at Mater Dei hospital, five of whom are at the Intensive Care Unit.

The new cases emerged from 3,157 swab tests, bringing the total of tests to 1,099,963.

The number of persons who contracted the virus has reached 34,508. The authorities said that 32,145 persons have recovered from the pandemic.

Till yesterday, a total of 762,832 vaccine doses were administered, with 400,760 as first doses. There are 385,049 persons who are fully vaccinated.

The average age of the 64 new cases announced yesterday was 34.