#CORONAVIRUSMALTA: 2/04 7 new Coronavirus cases, raising the number to 195.

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Seven new coronavirus cases were reported overnight, the Superintendent of Public Health, Charmaine Gauci said on Thursday. All but one were local transmission.

The total number of cases now stands at 195.

The imported case was a 22 year old woman who had been to Morocco with another previously known case.

The local transmission cases were: 

  • A Filipino man 36:
  • A man 42, who went to work while having synptoms. Contract tracing is underway and seven people have been quarantined.
  • A man 27, who also went to work. Four colleagues have been quarantined along with a relative.
  • A woman, 59, who was in contact with previously known cases.
  • A woman 43, who was unemployed.
  • A woman, 26, a healthcare worker. She went to work the day before showing symptoms, Her work colleagues have been quarantined and patients are being checked.

 

Eight new cases were previously reported, but one had actually tested positive on Wednesday and was retested and confirmed positive again on Thursday.

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