The Health Department on Wednesday evening confirmed five more Covid-19 deaths in the country.
The country’s total number of Covid-19 cases has increased to 7 808, with five more deaths being recorded, the National Department of Health has confirmed.
A total of 3 153 patients have recovered from the virus, while 153 regrettably passed away.
In terms of testing, 279 379 citizens underwent testing for Covid-19.
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