Two men die when positive with Covid-19

The number of persons presently with Covid has gone up to 1,007 after 83 new cases of Covid were identified and there were 28 recoveries.

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

The number of deaths has gone up to 466 after two men, aged 63 and 76 respectively, died whilst Covid-19 positive between yesterday and this morning.

A total of 939,732 doses of the vaccine had been administered up to yesterday, of which 104,989 constituted booster doses.