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Three more covid-19 patients die over past 24 hours

The Health Ministry on Wednesday announced the death of three patients who were being   treated for COVID-19 over the past 24 hours.

Specifically:

  • A 92-year-old woman with underlying medical conditions who was being treated at the Famagusta General Hospital
  • A 71-year-old man with underlying medical conditions who was intubated at the Nicosia General Hospital’s ICU
  • A 62-year-old woman without underlying medical conditions who was intubated at the Nicosia General Hospital’s ICU.

The total number of deaths due COVID-19 has now increased to 32 – 19 men and 13 women. The average age is 74.

(philenews)

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