Parliament speaker Mohamed Nasheed has stated as the number increases daily on infections there are possibilities that everyone in the Maldives may get infected with the virus.
Speaking at the parliament online session Naheed had stated the number of infection can reach to everyone and health experts already know this. He also noted that health experts across the world knows it especially those whom are “closely related” as he refers to even know it.
Even though Maldives has implemented lockdowns the infection rates keeps on increasing according to Nasheed. He believes that the spread of the flu is still ongoing across the Maldives.
Furthermore, he has claimed that facilities across the Maldives to treat people are already in place in each atoll. The facilities are up to date.
Until now 904 cases are being reported to have tested positive with 32 recoveries and 3 deaths reported thus far. The Maldives has now surpassed our neighbouring Sri-lanka with several new case being reported.
Currently, several health officials have warned if the testing capabilities are not increased it may lead to infections not being detected.