A patient who has been brought to Indhira Gandhi Memorial Hospital from Addu City has tested positive for COVID-19.
The resident of Addu city was medically evacuated to Male’ today as his condition deteriorated whilst being treated in the regional hospital. He is reportedly a resident of Maradhoo-Feydhoo, and was previously employed at Anantara Resort and came to the city 2 months ago.
With this revelation, Health Protection Agency (HPA) has put Addu City under monitoring. New cases are being reported daily in the Maldives, with tally now already exceeding 700.