Covid-19 deaths

Covid-19: 43-yo Filipino patient dies in Maldives

  • The man passed away on Tuesday afternoon
  • This is the ninth Covid-19 related death confirmed in the Maldives
  • Maldives has confirmed 2,337 Covid-19 cases thus far

K. Male' 2020 Jun 30 | Tue 15:39 local 4,911

Dharumavantha Hospital - RaajjeMV

Maldives has confirmed a ninth Covid-19 related death.

The Health Protection Agency (HPA) announced this via Twitter on Tuesday afternoon.

It said that a Filipino male, 43 years, being treated at the 11th floor of Dharumavantha Hospital passed away in the afternoon.

While this is the ninth Covid-19 related death in the Maldives, it is the first Filipino to succumb to the virus in the island nation.

Maldives has confirmed 2,337 Covid-19 cases thus far, and only one Filipino has tested positive as per the Health Ministry’s Covid-19 Dashboard; the individual tested positive on June 15.

Last updated at: 1 month ago | Reviewed by: Aman Haleem

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