A third case has been confirmed according to health protection agency after a individual tested positive in Male’ city.
HPA confirmed the third case via Twitter account. The individual whom tested positive has been also in close contact with the first patient. The third is now being moved to isolation facility.
Health Protection Agency stated that 14 people had shown symptoms and 21 where in contact the patient has been moved to isolation facility.
Now HPA has named the first case in Male’ as patient 21. Thus far patient 21 child a toddler has also tested positive for COVID-19.
Due to this the government has announced 24 hour lock down in Male’ city and placing Male city under Alert level red.