A 91-year-old man died at Mater Dei Hospital on Saturday while positive with COVID-19.
The Health Ministry said the man tested positive on December 28.
His death brings the number of COVID-19 deaths in Malta to 233.
While expressing condolences with the man's family, the ministry appealed for vigilance and adherence to all prevention measures.
It urged those showing symptoms to call tel. 111.
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